Study: Nearly 2 Million Workers Die From Work-Related Issues Yearly

By Shannon Jones, WSWS. -

The WHO/ILO Joint Estimates of the Work-Related Burden of Disease and Injury, 2000-2016, conducted before the outbreak of the global COVID-19 pandemic, gives a glimpse of the terrible toll taken [...]

Corporate Media Politicize WHO Investigation To Vilify China

By Joshua Cho, Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting. -

FAIR (10/6/20, 6/28/21) has previously critiqued Western news media’s credulous coverage of evidence-free “lab leak” speculations. One key factor in spreading suspicion that the coronavirus might [...]

China Has Every Right To Reject WHO’s Embrace Of Lab Leak Theory

By Danny Haiphong, CGTN. -

Deputy of the National Health Commission Zeng Yixin asserted that China will not follow the World Health Organization's (WHO) suggested plan to focus second phase research into the origins of [...]

World Health Assembly 74: One year into the pandemic

By WHO Watch Team, People's Dispatch. -

One year into the pandemic, the World Health Assembly is holding its annual meeting. The continued financial challenges loomed over delegates as they discussed the possibility of a Pandemic [...]

COVID-19: The World Is At A Critical Juncture

By Benjamin Mateus, WSWS. -

The fall and winter surge of COVID-19 cases, as predicted, has begun. The number of cases across North America and Europe is rising exponentially in some regions. There have been more than [...]

With US Support, Taiwan Planted Deception About Warning WHO Of COVID19

By Ajit Singh, The Grayzone. -

The Taiwanese government has claimed that it provided early warning to the World Health Organization (WHO) at the end of December about the novel coronavirus and the risk of human-to-human [...]

Beijing Sees Trump’s Hand And Won’t Fold

By Pepe Escobar, Asia Times. -

Stranger things have happened. Everyone was expecting US President Donald Trump to go nuclear by de facto sanctioning China to death over Hong Kong. In an environment where Twitter and the [...]

World Leaders Kick Off Initiative To Fight Coronavirus Without US

By Joseph Guzman, The Hill. -

The World Health Organization (WHO) has launched an initiative in collaboration with world leaders to accelerate the development of tests, drugs and vaccines against the coronavirus and share [...]

What Trump’s Funding Cuts To WHO Mean For World

By Adam Kamradt-Scott, Consortium News. -

US President Donald Trump has announced the U.S. is cutting its funding to the World Health Organisation (WHO) – a decision that will have major implications for the global health response to the [...]

Trump Threatens To Suspend Resources To The World Health Organization

By David Brooks, La Jornada, translation Resumen Latinoamericano, North America bureau. -

Donald Trump accused the World Health Organization (WHO) of what he is accused of and lambasted independent federal inspectors who dare not submit to his official line as further evidence emerged [...]

The Fed’s Baffling Response To The Coronavirus Explained

When the World Health Organization announced on Feb. 24 that it was time to prepare for a global pandemic, the stock market plummeted. Over the following week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average [...]