Jet d'Eau switch-on ceremony to take place Thursday

Jet d'Eau switch-on ceremony to take place Thursday

June 9, 2020, 10:08 a.m.
If you’ve been locked down and not been out much, it may have escaped your notice that the Geneva Jet d’E...
WHO asks all countries to prepare for Covid-19 outbreak

WHO asks all countries to prepare for Covid-19 outbreak

March 19, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
The Geneva-based World Health Organisation has made a plea to all countries to prepare for the coronavirus. 
New antibiotics discovered at University of Zurich

New antibiotics discovered at University of Zurich

Oct. 25, 2019, 9:05 a.m.
Researchers at the University of Zurich have discovered a new class of antibiotics, the first since the 1960s. 
WHO rethinks Mugabe ambassador position

WHO rethinks Mugabe ambassador position

Oct. 23, 2017, 7:02 a.m.
The Geneva based World Health Organisation has backtracked on its surprising decision to appoint the Zimbabwean Presi...
WHO gets new head

WHO gets new head

May 24, 2017, 9:28 a.m.
The World Health Organisation has a new head. The Ethiopian Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was elected at the annual asse...
WHO delegates to choose new head today

WHO delegates to choose new head today

May 23, 2017, 8:57 a.m.
Delegates from member states of the World Health Organization are meeting today to pick a new head of the UN organiza...
Air pollution kills thousands in Switzerland

Air pollution kills thousands in Switzerland

Nov. 24, 2016, 6:46 a.m.
Air pollution in Switzerland has resulted in an estimated 5,000 premature deaths a year, according to a report by the...
WHO call for action over air pollution

WHO call for action over air pollution

Sept. 27, 2016, 2:12 p.m.
Despite its mountains, 1,500 people die from air pollution every year in Switzerland according to the World Health Or...
Zika virus on the rise in Switzerland

Zika virus on the rise in Switzerland

July 26, 2016, 9:49 a.m.
Twenty-eight people from Switzerland have been infected with the Zika virus so far this year, including 12 since earl...
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