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No amend to Indo-Pacific status quo: QUAD 

29 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Correspondent

The leaders of the QUAD countries-- Australia, India, Japan and the U.S-- expressed disapproval of coercive, provocative or unilateral actions that try to change the status quo in the Indo-Pacific. Issuing a joint statement after their summit in Tokyo, the Read More
WHA awards outstanding contributors in public health

28 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Desk

During a moving ceremony at the Seventy-fifth World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva, various awards were presented to a group of individuals from around the world for their outstanding contributions to public health. Many of the prizes awarded have been Read More
‘New dawn’ for Europe as War in Ukraine strengthens EU

26 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Correspondent

The European Union surprised the world, and even itself, with the speed, scale and unity of its response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine. This “new” Europe is ready to project both soft and hard power on the world stage, European Read More
EU, UK, US set up ACA for Ukraine

25 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Correspondent

The European Union, the United States, and the United Kingdom announced the creation of the Atrocity Crimes Advisory Group (ACA), a mechanism aimed at ensuring efficient coordination of their respective support to accountability efforts on the ground. According to the Read More
Quad endorses maritime surveillance, infrastructure plans

25 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Desk

Will meet in-person in Australia in 2023 Three Prime Ministers respectively of Australia, India, and Japan and the President of the United States agreed to join hands at a summit of Quad for next five years’ target for the culmination Read More
New deal to improve health, vaccine equity for 1.2 B people in lower-income countries

25 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Desk

A groundbreaking initiative launched today at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos 2022 aims to greatly reduce the health inequities that exist between many lower-income countries and the rest of the world. An Accord for a Healthier Read More
WHO okays new financial model; Dr. Tedros elected for second term

25 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Desk

At the 75th World Health Assembly, Member States agreed to adopt a landmark decision to improve the World Health Organization’s financing model. According to the WHO press note release, the decision adopted, in full, the recommendations of a Sustainable Financing Read More
Australia’s Labor Party chief Albanese set to become PM Monday

22 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Correspondent

With winning the Australian federal elections held on Saturday May 21, the opposition bench seater prior the elections where voting is compulsory for every adult Labor leader Anthony Norman Albanese will become the 31st prime minister of Australia who is Read More
UNWTO meet ends in Uruguay, next meet in Ecuador

21 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Desk

The 67th meeting of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Regional Commission for the Americas brought tourism leaders from across the North American region together in the leading destination of Punta del Este, Uruguay. As per the press release of the Read More
WHO for global vaccine equity gap

20 May 2022 Foreign Affairs News Desk

The World Health Organization (WHO) has published its latest comprehensive set of World Health Statistics. As per the WHO statement released it was said that an estimated 4.5 million excess were recorded deaths in that year. Global life expectancy at Read More