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US President Donald Trump’s announcement that he is halting funding for the World Health Organization (WHO) pending a review of its response to the initial outbreak could jeopardise global efforts to stop the deadly coronavirus pandemic.
The Covid-19 pandemic is having a "devastating impact" on mental health services globally, the World Health Organization said, ahead of a large fundraising push.
The WHO advises that "non-medical, fabric masks can be used by the general public under the age of 60 and who do not have underlying health conditions."
At a gleaming new metro station on the edge of Shenzhen, the local government is promoting “carbon coins” to commuters to earn and trade for shopping vouchers and travel cards in a push to get households to join China’s fight against climate change.
After years of travelling abroad for work, I found myself grounded last year, brought home to Southern California not out of nostalgia but out of necessity.
The UAE is continuing its humanitarian aid drive to support the Palestinian people, as 10 Emirates Red Crescent trucks crossed into Gaza carrying food aid.