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WHO endorse resolution to improve health emergencies

WHO endorse resolution to improve health emergencies

As the battle to snuff out the Ebola epidemic in West Africa continues, amid hopeful signs of ebbing, fears of an even more deadly and widespread infectious disease’s emerging in the future are motivating efforts to reform global health institutions that faltered in the current outbreak. Chief among them is the World Health Organization, which has suffered withering criticism for an initially slow, disorganized and ineffective response to Ebola. On Sunday, the W.H.O.’s executive board — representatives of 34 member states elected to help guide the agency — unanimously endorsed a resolution aimed atRead More