Multifaith Olympics: Risk of spread of Zika virus from Olympics ‘very low’ says WHO

riochristThe World Health Organisation (WHO) says there is a “very low risk” of Zika virus spreading globally as a result of holding the Olympics in Brazil. There is no need to move the Olympics from Rio de Janeiro, or to postpone or cancel them, WHO experts said.

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Wellness Week – UN High Level Meeting on Non-Communicable Diseases

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The Pan American Health Organization, Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) and the World Economic Forum are collaborating on Wellness Week, which seeks to develop a social movement on healthy settings for healthy living and increase awareness among individuals, policy makers, communities and employers.

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