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WHO: 50% of the population in Europe could be infected by...

The World Health Organization (WHO) says health systems in many countries have come under "intense pressure" from the Omicron variant of COVID-19. Over 50%...

WHO: Mandatory vaccinations are a last resort

The World Health Organization (WHO) warns against mandatory vaccinations unless all other options have been exhausted. Dr Hans Kluge, the Europe Director of WHO told...

COVID-19: What is the Omicron variant?

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the new Omicron (or B.1.1.529) variant of the coronavirus, reported on November 24 in South Africa, to...

COVID-19: Europe and Central Asia, epicentre of new rise

About 22 months since the first cases of COVID-19 were reported, and almost a year since the first vaccines were approved, reported cases and deaths from the...

The Antidote COVID-19 teaches players how to stay safe

Just as the COVID-19 pandemic is starting to sweep through the world, Antidote Laboratories receives a strange package. You are assigned to study it...

Sustainability and social inclusion on the menu in Brussels restaurant

In Brussels, an innovative restaurant is combining sustainable gastronomy with a project of social inclusion. ‘65 degrés’, named after the temperature at which "perfect...

COVID-19, pregnancy and vaccine: answers to your questions

A specialist in virology and immunology , Dr. Océane Sorel has joined the United Nations' "Team Halo", which brings together doctors, scientists, researchers, all...

COVID-19: What is the Mu variant?

The World Health Organization (WHO) says it is closely monitoring a new variant of COVID-19 called "Mu," reported earlier this year in South America...

WHO warns of risk of a new COVID-19 wave

The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that a new wave of COVID-19 in the WHO European Region is possible in the autumn if...

The right to wind in your hair

Cycling Without Age is a movement launched in 2012 by Ole Kassow in Copenhagen, Denmark. It starts with the generous act of taking one...