EU eyes scheme to share surplus COVID-19 vaccines with poorer nations – mediaThe mechanism will get vaccines to poorer countries before COVAX is fully operational.
11:05, 20 January 2021
China says WHO COVID-19 origins probe team to arrive Jan 14 – mediaThe pandemic first emerged in the central Chinese city of Wuhan in late 2019.
16:30, 11 January 2021
WHO lists Pfizer vaccine for emergency useThe review found that the vaccine met the must-have criteria for safety and efficacy set out by WHO.
13:30, 01 January 2021
Situation with COVID-19 may improve in summer, expert saysThe acute phase of the pandemic will last until the end of 2021.
15:15, 29 December 2020
WHO to check Ukrainian jails to assess fight against diseases – health officialFinland, Britain, and Portugal have already gone through such evaluation procedures.
12:20, 17 December 2020
First COVID-19 vaccines expected in Ukraine no earlier than May 2021 – mediaThe first tranche will include 1.2 million doses.
17:58, 23 November 2020
WHO outlines timeframe for supply of COVID-19 vaccine to UkraineUkraine may get up to 8.34 million doses of the vaccine by the end of 2021.
22:59, 13 November 2020
In WHO overhaul push, EU urges changes to handling of pandemics – mediaThe EU draft will be discussed by EU health ministers at a video conference next week.
10:40, 23 October 2020
New COVID-19 rapid tests may emerge in Ukraine next week: health officialWHO has approved the tests and recommended for COVID-19 mass testing.
21:56, 17 October 2020
Epidemiologist predicts up to 12,000 daily COVID-19 cases in Ukraine in NovUkraine will definitely have a quite serious increase in COVID-19 cases.
13:35, 07 October 2020
WHO predicts COVID-19 vaccine may be ready by year-endBy the end of 2021, the WHO plans to produce 2 billion doses of coronavirus vaccines.
21:59, 06 October 2020
Senior health official elaborates on COVID-19 vaccine availability in UkraineNine vaccines are undergoing the third clinical stage of trials.
14:59, 23 September 2020
No going back to "old normal" – WHO chiefMore than 15 million cases of COVID-19 have now been reported to WHO, and almost 620,000 deaths.
13:40, 24 July 2020
WHO chief on COVID-19: "There is a lot to be concerned about"I want to be straight with you: there will be no return to the "old normal" for the foreseeable future, the official said.
20:59, 13 July 2020
CNN: Trump administration informs Congress the US is withdrawing from WHOThe intention to withdraw from WHO was initially announced in May.
02:45, 08 July 2020
Average number of positive COVID-19 tests in Ukraine higher than in Europe – WHO representativeThe number of patients with COVID-19 is growing daily around the world.
20:55, 06 July 2020
High risk of polio outbreak in Ukraine, health ministry warnsOver the five months of this year, only 30% of children in their first year of life requiring mandatory vaccinations received all three doses.
23:15, 03 July 2020
WHO chief predicts coronavirus effects to be felt for decadesHe says the pandemic is accelerating.
18:30, 22 June 2020
WHO says asymptomatic spread of coronavirus "very rare"Government responses should focus on detecting and isolating infected people with symptoms, the World Health Organization said.
10:00, 09 June 2020
Reuters: WHO head urges world not to let up on COVID battleThe pandemic is worsening globally.
22:30, 08 June 2020