Overview - CORONA VIRUS

JUNE 2021 Date
The ACT Accelerator partnership welcomes commitment of 870 million vaccine doses by G20 0 0 Jun. 15, 2021
MAY 2021 Date
Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID- 0 0 May. 28, 2021
Africa urgently needs 20 million second doses of COVID-19 vaccine 0 0 May. 27, 2021
Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 17 May 2021 0 0 May. 17, 2021
HOUSTON RESIDENTS TAKE OVER THEIR CITY HALL& PARK, LEADING TO REFORMS 0 0 May. 14, 2021
Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 14 May 202 0 0 May. 14, 2021
The role & impact of faith actors in global and national advocacy for vaccine equity and access 0 0 May. 14, 2021
Report: COVID-19 Research and Innovation Achievements 0 0 May. 13, 2021
Media Statement from CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky, MD, MPH, on Signing the Advisory Committee o 0 0 May. 12, 2021
WHOWeekly Epidemiological Update, as of 09 May 2021: 0 0 May. 12, 2021
APRIL 2021 Date
COVID 19 TESTING AT THE DENVER UNIVERSITY CAMPUS 0 0 Apr. 25, 2021
WHO PLACES CITIES IN THE CENTER OF THE FIGHT AGAINST COVID19 . 0 0 Apr. 21, 2021
Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 0 0 Apr. 19, 2021
Video 0 0 Apr. 19, 2021
Text 0 0 Apr. 14, 2021
Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 12 April 2021 0 0 Apr. 14, 2021
WHO CONTINUES TO DEPEND ON IT,S PARTNERS , STANDING ON THE NATIONAL PLATFORMS FOR COVID 19 RESPONSE 0 0 Apr. 14, 2021
FAITH BASED CHURCHES PARTICIPATE, IN COVID 19 VACCINATION PARTNERSHIPS. 0 0 Apr. 12, 2021
MARCH 2021 Date
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 0 0 Mar. 22, 2021
WHO COVID 19 BRIEFING 3/22/2021 ON SCHOOL RESUMPTION GUIDANCE 0 0 Mar. 22, 2021
MAYOR OF ACCRA GHANA ON COVID19 VACCINES DEPLOYMENT 0 0 Mar. 20, 2021
MAYOR OF BOGOTA COLUMBIA ON COVID 19 VACCINATIONS 0 0 Mar. 20, 2021
WHO COVID 19 BRIEFING ,WITH MAYOR OF LIBERIA . 0 0 Mar. 20, 2021
WHO , COVID 19 BRIEFING WITH MAYOR OF BOGOTA COLUMBIA 0 0 Mar. 20, 2021
Science in 5 Vaccines-when and why? 0 0 Mar. 19, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 19 March 2021 0 0 Mar. 19, 2021
NO TO MASK WEARING IN DETROIT MICHIGAN . 0 0 Mar. 13, 2021
COVID 19 PREVENTION WORK IN DETROIT MICHIGAN 0 0 Mar. 13, 2021
LOIUSVILLE COVID 19 PREPAREDNESS AND RESPONSE 0 0 Mar. 13, 2021
CORONA VIRUS PREVENTION IS TAKEN SERIOUSLY IN THE GAY COMMUNITY . 0 0 Mar. 13, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 12 March 2021 0 0 Mar. 12, 2021
CHALLENGES OF HIGH COVID MORBIDITY AND MORTALITY CASES IN BRAZIL 0 0 Mar. 12, 2021
WHO BRIEFINGS ON COVID 19 0 0 Mar. 12, 2021
COVID 19 RESPONSE , AMERICAS 0 0 Mar. 11, 2021
Video 0 0 Mar. 10, 2021
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COVID19 UPDATES ON THE AMERICAS . 0 0 Mar. 10, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 8 March 2021 8 March 2021 0 0 Mar. 8, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 5 March 2021 5 March 2021 0 0 Mar. 5, 2021
CDC : MASK MANDATES . 0 0 Mar. 5, 2021
“First Identified Cases of SARS-CoV-2 Variant P.1 in the United States — Minnesota, January 2021” 0 0 Mar. 3, 2021
FEBRUARY 2021 Date
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 26 February 2021 0 0 Feb. 27, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 22 February 2021 0 0 Feb. 22, 2021
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Feb. 22, 2021
No-fault compensation programme for COVID-19 vaccines is a world first 0 0 Feb. 22, 2021
Smith: “COVID-19 is more the pretext than the purpose behind what Democrats are proposing.” 0 0 Feb. 21, 2021
“First Month of COVID-19 Vaccine Safety Monitoring — United States, December 14, 2020–January 13, 20 0 0 Feb. 19, 2021
WHO’s Chief Scientist Dr Soumya Swaminathan answers questions about vaccine dosage. 0 0 Feb. 19, 2021
G7 leaders commit US$ 4.3 billion to finance global equitable access to tests, treatments and vaccin 0 0 Feb. 19, 2021
Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken Video Remarks on the Declaration Against the Use of Arbitrary D 0 0 Feb. 15, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 0 0 Feb. 15, 2021
Feb. 15, 2021 How Should We Name Covid Variants? 0 0 Feb. 15, 2021
WHO REGIONAL DIRECTOR ON COVID19 0 0 Feb. 15, 2021
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Feb. 15, 2021
PAHO BRIEFING ON COVID19 0 0 Feb. 15, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 12 February 2021 0 0 Feb. 13, 2021
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Feb. 11, 2021
Rising mortality as Africa marks one year of COVID-19 0 0 Feb. 11, 2021
“COVID-19 Vaccination Intent, Perceptions, and Reasons for Not Vaccinating Among Groups 0 0 Feb. 9, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 8 February 2021 0 0 Feb. 8, 2021
COVID 19 QND ELDERLY HEALTH CARE WORKERS . 0 0 Feb. 7, 2021
WHO COVID 19 BRIEFING SUMMARY . 0 0 Feb. 5, 2021
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Feb. 1, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 1 February 2021 0 0 Feb. 1, 2021
JANUARY 2021 Date
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Jan. 30, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 29 January 2021 0 0 Jan. 30, 2021
Video 0 0 Jan. 26, 2021
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Jan. 25, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 25 January 2021 0 0 Jan. 25, 2021
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Jan. 22, 2021
VACCINES AND IMMUNOLOGY 0 0 Jan. 22, 2021
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Jan. 8, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 8 January 2021 0 0 Jan. 8, 2021
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 5 January 2021 0 0 Jan. 5, 2021
DECEMBER 2020 Date
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Dec. 31, 2020
WHO ON TRAVEL , AND RELATED TO COVID19 ADVICE . 0 0 Dec. 31, 2020
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Dec. 29, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 28 December 2020 0 0 Dec. 29, 2020
COVID 19 INFORMATION 0 0 Dec. 28, 2020
Daily COVID-19 stats, state-by-state: 0 0 Dec. 28, 2020
CDC to Require Negative COVID-19 Test from Air Travelers from the United Kingdom 0 0 Dec. 26, 2020
“The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices’ Updated Interim Recommendation for Allocation of 0 0 Dec. 22, 2020
SARS-CoV-2 Variant - United Kingdom 0 0 Dec. 22, 2020
Weekly epidemiological update - 22 December 2020 0 0 Dec. 22, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 21 December 2020 0 0 Dec. 21, 2020
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COVAX Announces additional deals to access promising COVID-19 vaccine candidates; plans global rollo 0 0 Dec. 19, 2020
PROTECTING CARDIO VASCULAR HEALTH . 0 0 Dec. 18, 2020
Planning to travel? Here's what you need to know 0 0 Dec. 18, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 14 December 2020 0 0 Dec. 14, 2020
HOUSTON'S COVID-19 INFECTION RATE COULD BE FOUR TIMES HIGHER 0 0 Dec. 14, 2020
NOVEMBER 2020 Date
Football and Covid19 prevention. 0 0 Nov. 23, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 20 November 2020 0 0 Nov. 20, 2020
OCTOBER 2020 Date
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 26 October 2020 0 0 Oct. 27, 2020
WHO PRESS CONFERENCE OF 10-26-2020 0 0 Oct. 27, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 19 October 2020 0 0 Oct. 20, 2020
Director of Houston Health Department and Human services, on Covid 19 testing . 0 0 Oct. 17, 2020
Dr David Persse Covid 19 briefing . 0 0 Oct. 17, 2020
COH Covid19 briefing 10/16/2020. 0 0 Oct. 17, 2020
Solidarity Therapeutics Trial produces conclusive evidence on the effectiveness of repurposed drugs 0 0 Oct. 16, 2020
President of Nigeria unites behind the call for a People’s Vaccine for COVID-19 0 0 Oct. 16, 2020
SEPTEMBER 2020 Date
COVID 19 briefing COH,9-28-2020 0 0 Sep. 28, 2020
Video 0 0 Sep. 28, 2020
USA city leadership uses innovative solutions to respond to COVID19 0 0 Sep. 27, 2020
Mayor Sylvester Turner response to Governor Abbot, a Covid19 reopening order. 0 0 Sep. 18, 2020
City of Houston respond to Covid19 briefing. 9-17-2020 0 0 Sep. 18, 2020
AUGUST 2020 Date
172 COUNTRIES & MULTIPLE CANDIDATE VACCINES ENGAGED IN COVID-19 VACCINE GLOBAL ACCESS FACILITY 0 0 Aug. 25, 2020
Trump signs COVID19 relief executive orders that GOP senator Ben Sasse calls Unconstitutional Slop 0 0 Aug. 10, 2020
Houston Health Department, partners announce free COVID-19 testing schedule for week of August 10 0 0 Aug. 9, 2020
Immigration status does not impede calling 911 and dying at home from COVID 19 says HFD 0 0 Aug. 7, 2020
Houston announce funeral of fire fighter and increased COVID 19 outreaches to the Latino communities 0 0 Aug. 5, 2020
Houston USA government leadership answer questions on COVID19 Response . 0 0 Aug. 4, 2020
Houston fire fighter Jerry Pacheco dies of COVID 19 , as positivity and hospitalizations fall . 0 0 Aug. 4, 2020
INDEPENDENT REVIEW COMMITTEEE WHO COVID 19 RESPONSE . 0 0 Aug. 3, 2020
STATEMENT OF 4TH MEETING OF IHR 2005 EMERGENCY COMMITTEE REGARDING OUTBREAK OF CORONAVIRUS DISEASE . 0 0 Aug. 1, 2020
JULY 2020 Date
Statement of 3th meeting of IHR [2005] Emergency committee on Corona Virus outbreak . 0 0 Jul. 31, 2020
CDC releases new resources and tools to support opening schools 0 0 Jul. 24, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 23 July 2020 0 0 Jul. 23, 2020
MAYOR TURNER and HOUSTON’S HEALTH EQUITY RESPONSE TASK FORCE TO DISTRIBUTE COVID-19 ESSENTIAL 0 0 Jul. 23, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 17 July 2020 17 July 2020 0 0 Jul. 19, 2020
COVID 19 Situation Report of July 18 , 2020. 0 0 Jul. 19, 2020
Please find the link for today's situation report for COVID-19 here: 0 0 Jul. 17, 2020
More than 150 countries engaged in Covid-19 vaccine global ACCess Facility 0 0 Jul. 15, 2020
CDC calls on Americans to wear masks to prevent COVID-19 spread 0 0 Jul. 14, 2020
Mayor Turner's statement following Texas Supreme Court ruling against GOP in-person convention 0 0 Jul. 13, 2020
IMPACT OF COVID19 ON THE HEALTH SECTOR 0 0 Jul. 13, 2020
Daily situation report for COVID-19 0 0 Jul. 13, 2020
WHO COVID 19 SITUATIONAL REPORT 7/11/2020 0 0 Jul. 12, 2020
HOUSTON FIRST LETTER OF CONCERN : TEXAS GOP CONVENTION AND CORVID 19 0 0 Jul. 9, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 7 July 2020 0 0 Jul. 7, 2020
WHO discontinues hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir treatment arms for COVID-19 0 0 Jul. 4, 2020
COVID 19 Situation Report of July 2 , 2020. 0 0 Jul. 3, 2020
COVID-19 Press Conference, 2 July 2020 Remarks by WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Mo 0 0 Jul. 2, 2020
WHO urges strong COVID-19 safety measures as African countries to resume air travel 0 0 Jul. 2, 2020
JUNE 2020 Date
Timeline of WHO’s response to COVID-19 Last updated 29 June 2020 0 0 Jun. 30, 2020
Please find attached the Daily situation report for COVID-19 0 0 Jun. 29, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 29 June 2020 0 0 Jun. 29, 2020
Please follow this link to the latest Daily Situation Report for COVID-19 0 0 Jun. 29, 2020
HHS AZAR,S WHA 2020 COVID 19 ACCOUNTABILITY REQUEST :USA BADLY MANAGED . 0 0 Jun. 28, 2020
Over one million COVID-19 cases reported in WHO's Eastern Mediterranean Region 0 0 Jun. 28, 2020
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WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 24 June 2020 0 0 Jun. 24, 2020
WHO COVID19 REPORT OF 6-18-2020. 0 0 Jun. 18, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 17 June 2020 0 0 Jun. 18, 2020
Update on hydroxychloroquine and the Solidarity Trial 0 0 Jun. 18, 2020
Mayor Turner joins "Big City" Texas mayors in urging Gov. Abbott for local initiatives . 0 0 Jun. 16, 2020
WHO welcomes Dexamethasone initial clinical trials from the United Kingdom for Covid-19 management. 0 0 Jun. 16, 2020
UN HEALTH AGENCIES , COVID -19 MATERNAL , CHILD AND ADOLESCENCE HEALTH. 0 0 Jun. 12, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 8 June 2020 0 0 Jun. 8, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 5 June 2020 0 0 Jun. 6, 2020
Text 0 0 Jun. 6, 2020
USA state department secretary Pompeo , on American contributions of Covid-19 medical products . 0 0 Jun. 4, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 03 June 2020 0 0 Jun. 3, 2020
MAY 2020 Date
International community rallies to support open research and science to fight COVID-19 0 0 May. 29, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 27 May 0 0 May. 28, 2020
Daily COVID19 report from the World health organisation . 0 0 May. 24, 2020
Africa COVID-19 cases top 100 000 0 0 May. 24, 2020
Photo 0 0 May. 24, 2020
Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children and adolescents with COVID-19 0 0 May. 16, 2020
WHO daily COVID 19 situational report for May 5, 2020 0 0 May. 6, 2020
COVID-19: Q&A with Dr Galea 0 0 May. 6, 2020
PAHO Director calls on each country to analyze trends of the pandemic before relaxing social distanc 0 0 May. 6, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 6 May 2020 0 0 May. 6, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at on-line pledging event hosted by the European Commission 0 0 May. 4, 2020
CDC launches national viral genomics consortium to better map SARS-CoV-2 transmission 0 0 May. 2, 2020
Statement by WHO’s Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean on COVID-19 in Yemen 0 0 May. 2, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 1 May 2020 0 0 May. 1, 2020
International health regulations emergency committee 4/30/2020 meeting on Covid 19 statement . 0 0 May. 1, 2020
APRIL 2020 Date
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 29 April 2020 29 April 20 0 0 Apr. 30, 2020
WHO reconvenes the emergency committee under the international health regulations regarding COvid19 0 0 Apr. 30, 2020
Mayors from Partnership for Healthy Cities Network Convene During Launch of New Virtual Series 0 0 Apr. 29, 2020
City of Houston and Covid19 stake holders present COVID19 Registry . 0 0 Apr. 28, 2020
"Immunity passports" in the context of COVID-19 0 0 Apr. 25, 2020
Houston Recovers: Mayor Turner joins local celebrities to launch the Mask Up! campaign 0 0 Apr. 25, 2020
saudie-arabia-undermines-trump-s-usa-who-dues-withdrawal-with-500-millions-donation 0 0 Apr. 19, 2020
Staying safe during season of religious and cultural events, amid the COVID-19 outbreak 0 0 Apr. 16, 2020
UNAIDS condemns misuse and abuse of emergency powers to target marginalized and vulnerable populatio 0 0 Apr. 10, 2020
CMDA SAN ANTONIO CALLS FOR PRAYERS TO OVER COME COVID 19 . 0 0 Apr. 8, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 8 April 2020 0 0 Apr. 8, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the mission briefing on COVID-19 0 0 Apr. 8, 2020
COVID-19 situation in Europe: online press briefing on epidemiological status and disease data 0 0 Apr. 7, 2020
HHS Announces Upcoming Funding Action to Provide $186 Million for COVID-19 Response 0 0 Apr. 6, 2020
WHO media briefing on COVID 19. 0 0 Apr. 1, 2020
Houston Health Department reports 81 new COVID-19 cases 0 0 Apr. 1, 2020
WHO COVID 19 APRIL 1St 2020 DAILY REPORT LINK . 0 0 Apr. 1, 2020
MARCH 2020 Date
Mayor Turner announces new Covid 19 test site while supporting stay at home order . 0 0 Mar. 31, 2020
Houston Health Department reports 11 new COVID-19 cases. 0 0 Mar. 25, 2020
WHO INVITATION TO CONCERNED PRESS FOR A COVID 19 PRESS CONFERENCE 0 0 Mar. 11, 2020
Link to mental health considerations during COVID-19 outbreak: 0 0 Mar. 10, 2020
Take Action: Strengthen the US Response to COVID-19 0 0 Mar. 9, 2020
Houston Health Department sets up COVID-19 call center for Houstonians 0 0 Mar. 9, 2020
Please find attached the Daily situation report for COVID-19. 0 0 Mar. 7, 2020
HOUSTON HEALTH DEPARTMENT LABORATORY NOW CONDUCTING LOCAL COVID-19 TESTING 0 0 Mar. 5, 2020
Methodist Houston information and education on Corona Virus 0 0 Mar. 5, 2020
WCC corrects Swiss media report on coronavirus in Geneva 0 0 Mar. 4, 2020
Consortium of universities for Global health refer colleagues to COVID19 webinars . 0 0 Mar. 3, 2020
Shortage of personal protective equipment endangering health workers worldwide 0 0 Mar. 3, 2020
WEBINAR: The role of media in containing COVID 19 and saving lives - Wednesday 4 March 2020 0 0 Mar. 3, 2020
WHO CORONA VIRUS EPIDEMICS UPDATES 0 0 Mar. 1, 2020
UNAIDS welcomes the appointment of Deborah Birx as White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator 0 0 Mar. 1, 2020
FEBRUARY 2020 Date
WHO CORONA VIRUS EPIDEMIC PRESENT STATUS REPORT LINK . 0 0 Feb. 29, 2020
WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 0 0 Feb. 29, 2020