Global  

World Health Organization Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus Never Stops Worrying

WorldNews Thursday, 21 November 2019
World Health Organization Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus Never Stops WorryingI am afraid for Dr. Tedros’ safety. The World Health Organization Director-General and I are walking from the WHO’s midtown-Manhattan offices to the nearby U.N. campus, where Tedros is participating in the U.N. General Assembly. As we cross avenues amid a chorus of honking horns, Tedros is so intent on answering my questions, rarely breaking eye contact, that he appears not to notice traffic lights changing and cyclists whizzing past at alarming proximity. His staff and I breathe a collective sigh of relief when he arrives at the U.N. unscathed. It should come as no surprise that the man at the helm of the world’s leading global health organization–after a decade...
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Related videos from verified sources

World's first malaria vaccine introduced in Africa [Video]

World's first malaria vaccine introduced in Africa

AFRICA — The World Health Organization has implemented a large-scale malaria vaccine pilot program for 360,000 children across Africa. The vaccine, called RTS,S, is being tested in Malawi, Kenya..

Credit: TomoNews US     Duration: 01:43Published
Toddler Screen Use Shows Explosive Growth, Says Study [Video]

Toddler Screen Use Shows Explosive Growth, Says Study

Toddler Screen Use Shows Explosive Growth, Says Study Conducted by researchers at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development.

Credit: Cover Video STUDIO     Duration: 01:40Published
Can local and faith leaders help halt the spread of Ebola in DRC? [Video]

Can local and faith leaders help halt the spread of Ebola in DRC?

Local leaders are helping turn the tide on Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:09Published

Related news from verified sources

UN says armed attacks in eastern Congo kill Ebola responders

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Armed groups have attacked and killed Ebola response workers in eastern Congo, the World Health Organization chief said Thursday, an...
Seattle Times


Tweets about this