At least 80 million children under one at risk of diseases such as diphtheria, measles and polio as COVID-19 disrupts routine vaccination efforts, warn Gavi, WHO and UNICEF

COVID 19 is disrupting life-saving immunization services around the world, putting millions of children – in rich and poor countries alike – at risk of diseases like diphtheria, measles and…

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Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) technical guidance: Guidance for schools, workplaces & institutions

COVID-19 and food safety: Guidance for food businesses This guidance document is intended for food businesses to assist them with measures that can contribute to keep the COVID-19 virus out…

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Naming the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and the virus that causes it

Official names have been announced for the virus responsible for COVID-19 (previously known as “2019 novel coronavirus”) and the disease it causes.  The official names are: Disease coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Virus  severe…

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