Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 10:12
The number of Ebola cases in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, has reached 2,240 and a total of 1,229 deaths were also registered, UN spokesman Steaphane Dujarric said here Tuesday.
Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 09:04
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Wednesday called for United Nations system-wide support to the World Health Organisation`s (WHO) efforts to fight Ebola.
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 09:13
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday called for a coordinated international response to the Ebola outbreak and appointed Britain`s David Nabarro as the world body`s coordinator in its fight against the deadly disease.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 21:20
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday called for wide ranging efforts at all levels to raise awareness about the importance of investing in and supporting young people with mental health conditions.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 12, 2014, 11:30
The World Health Organisation (WHO) Monday convened a meeting of experts to assess the role of experimental therapies in the Ebola outbreak response.
Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 09:53
Anti-AIDS drugs have helped save 19 million years of human life since 1996, said an analysis Tuesday which also slashed UN estimates for HIV deaths and disease by a quarter.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 11:29
United Nations AIDS Agency has revealed in a new report that there is a chance that the AIDS epidemic can be brought under control by 2030.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 15:04
India tops the list of countries with the largest share of global extreme poor though the poverty rate in southeast Asia as whole saw a substantial fall from 1990 to 2010, a new United Nations report said.