World Health Organization

WHO suddenly concerned about 'poverty', tells leaders to stop lockdowns

After issuing guidance largely responsible for the lockdowns that have crippled economies and individuals since early 2020, the World Health Organization is now saying that such lockdowns are in fact harmful, especially to poor people.

Celine Ryan

WHO begins panel to assess handling of coronavirus pandemic

The WHO is putting together an independent panel in order to review its response to the coronavirus pandemic and also the way the governments responded

Sam Edwards


The US has officially withdrawn from the World Health Organization, according to a tweet from Senator Bob Menendez's office.

Libby Emmons

BREAKING: Trudeau hints at plan for second wave as WHO says pandemic is 'not even close to being over'

Director-General of the World Health Organization Dr. Tedros told media on Monday that the coronavirus "is not even close to being over," expressing concern over the virus' acceleration in certain regions across the globe.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Trudeau Health Minister refuses to take responsibility for depleted pandemic stockpile

“The federal government isn’t really in the business of providing personal protective equipment for provinces and territories,” said Hajdu.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

The UN and WHO are in desperate need of fiscal transparency

The UN, WHO, and its various arms should not be immune from scrutiny when they call on governments to donate vital resources.

Becca Wertman

WHO reverses yesterday's guidance that asymptomatic spread of coronavirus is 'very rare'

The WHO walked back the claim it made just yesterday that asymptomatic spread of coronavirus is “very rare," now calling it "really complex" instead.

Sam Edwards

BREAKING: WHO says asymptomatic spread of coronavirus 'very rare'

After months of lockdown, quarantine, and self-isolation on the advice of the WHO, they now said that the spread of the virus from those who do not have symptoms is in fact very rare.

Libby Emmons

Newly released documents show that China delayed release of coronavirus data to the WHO

New information shows that China deliberately held off on sharing their date regarding coronavirus with the World Health Organization.

Quinn Patrick

Trump knows exactly what he’s doing in taking on Twitter

Who is fact checking the fact checkers? This is the envelope Trump is pushing. And whatever one might think about the actual Morning Joe theory being floated, Trump’s move is kind of brilliant.

Libby Emmons and Barrett Wilson

Trudeau's top doctor finally admits government waited too long to close borders

The Trudeau government did not ban foreign travel until March 18, a full week after the WHO declared a global pandemic.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

WATCH: Conservative MP RIPS Trudeau over pandemic stockpile failure

Kelly Block, Conservative MP for Carlton Trail—Eagle Creek, roasted Minister of Health Patty Hajdu over the Liberal's failure to maintain a national PPE stockpile.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

China denounces support for Taiwan from US and other WHO members

The Chinese envoy denounced support shown from the United States and other countries for Taiwan on Tuesday.

Sam Edwards

Trudeau pledges support for WHO, praises global organizations

"We will continue to support the WHO, even as we look for improvements to our multilateral systems," said Trudeau, defending the organization.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

WATCH: Trudeau minister defends WHO, says they should not question China

International Development Minister Karina Gould went to bat for WHO yesterday, saying that it was not their place to question China's role in the pandemic.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz