Tag Archives: Corona Virus (COVID-19)

World Immunization Week 2021 Vaccines bring us closer to a healthier world

World Immunization Week 2021 Vaccines bring us closer to a healthier world

24 April 2021 – The last week of April each year we celebrate the World Immunization Week. This year, the celebration amid the COVID-19 pandemic reminds us that vaccines can bring us closer to a healthier, more prosperous world, where no one suffers or dies from a vaccine-preventable disease. “Vaccines are one of the most

Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, Collaborates with Salesforce to Help Equitably Distribute Two Billion COVID-19 Vaccines by the End of 2021

COVAX is the global initiative that will make COVID-19 vaccines available for 189 countries, including the poorest in the world DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – 3 January 2021 — Salesforce, the global leader in CRM (NYSE: CRM), and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, announced today that they will collaborate to help Gavi manage critical information to equitably

Colgate Laboratory Tests Show Toothpaste and Mouthwash Neutralize 99.9% of the Virus That Causes COVID-19

Clinical Research Program Underway To Validate Potential of Oral Health Products to Slow Spread of the Virus Laboratory studies show that toothpastes containing zinc or stannous and mouthwash formulas with cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC) neutralize the virus that causes COVID-19 by 99.9 percent. The studies are part of a Colgate research program that includes clinical studies

Abu Dhabi Ports Supports the Fight Against COVID-19 with Capacity to Store and Distribute 70M Vaccines

With one of the region’s largest ultra-modern pharmaceutical logistics facilities now operational, Abu Dhabi Ports’ is positioned to positively impact millions of lives around the world Abu Dhabi, UAE – November 28, 2020: Abu Dhabi Ports is playing a vital role in the global fight against COVID-19 with enhanced logistics capabilities for the storage and

Pandemic highlights need for inclusive leadership

“Throughout the pandemic, issues related to equity, diversity and inclusion have been amplified,” said Madison Anderson, diversity and inclusion program manager at Rockwell Automation. At this week’s Automation Fair At Home event, she led a discussion on this topic and others with her colleagues, Rachael Conrad, vice president and general manager, Customer Support & Maintenance,

New Snap Inc. report shows how COVID-19 has changed our relationships with our friends

Study spans 16 countries, including the UAE, building on 2019 report examining the role of long-term friendships on happiness and well-being Dubai, United Arab Emirates – October 28, 2020 – Snap Inc. today released its second global Friendship study, interviewing 30,000 people across sixteen countries—including several in the Middle East—to explore how the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 response: Emirates SkyCargo to set up the world’s largest GDP compliant air cargo hub in Dubai for global distribution of COVID-19 vaccine

Emirates SkyCentral DWC in Dubai South to be operated as a dedicated anchor hub for COVID-19 vaccine distribution Air cargo carrier has also set up a dedicated rapid response team to handle requests for vaccine transport Dubai, UAE, 22 October 2020– Emirates SkyCargo is stepping up its readiness to handle the logistical complexities of distributing

Measles and Polio vaccination campaigns resume despite COVID-19 disruptions

The Ministry of Public Health launches the second phase of the National Measles and Polio Immunization Campaign in partnership with WHO andUNICEF October 14, 2020 – The Ministry of Public Health, in partnership with WHO and UNICEF, announced today the beginning of the second phase of the national measles and polio immunization campaign. The campaign