World Health Organization News
India reports its first 3 cases of the Zika virus
India has reported its first three cases of the Zika virus, including two pregnant women who delivered healthy babies
S. Korea OKs civilian contact with North Korea over malaria
South Korea OKs 1st civilian contact with North Korea since North's nuclear test in January 2016
UN chief: Health care attacked in over 20 conflict countries
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says attacks on hospitals, doctors, ambulances, the wounded and sick took place in at least 20 conflict-affected countries last year
New WHO chief: Planned US funding cuts not a 'closed issue'
The new head of the World Health Organization doesn't believe the Trump administration's calls to slash funding for international aid and U.N. agencies like his is a "closed issue."
Ethiopia's Tedros to be next leader of UN health agency
Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, a former health minister, will become the next director-general of the World Health Organization
The Latest: Ethiopia's PM hails Tedros election as WHO chief
The new head of the World Health Organization says his "central priority" will be working to achieve universal health coverage, while pledging to reform the U.N. agency
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Ethiopia's former health minister, has been elected to lead the World Health Organization .
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Ethiopia's former health minister, has been elected to lead the World Health Organization.
AP Exclusive: Outgoing WHO head practiced art of appeasement
AP Exclusive: Outgoing WHO head practiced art of appeasement in health-challenged countries
The Latest: US 'disappointed' Taiwan not at WHO assembly
President Donald Trump's top health official says the United States is "disappointed" that Taiwan wasn't invited to the World Health Organization's most important annual meeting
AP Exclusive: UN health agency slammed for high travel costs
After praising health workers in West Africa for their triumph over the Ebola virus, the World Health Organization's chief spent the night in the top-tier presidential suite of an oceanfront hotel in Guinea