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World Health Organization grants Holy See permanent observer status

As a permanent observer, the Holy See will be able to participate in debates at the World Health Organization. Read more

Better to engage WHO than leave, UN observer says 

While President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw the U.S. from the World Health Organization, a better strategy would be... Read more

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Holy See donates to WHO fund for medics on pandemic front line

The Holy See has pledged to contribute to the World Health Organization’s emergency fund supplying protective equipment to medics fighting... Read more

Why the World Health Organization says Minecraft could ruin your mind

This week, the World Health Organization added “gaming disorder” to its list of International Classification of Diseases, drawing praise from... Read more