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From several rankings around the globe, Northern European countries often rank among the happiest countries in the world. These countries are known for having several free public services and social inclusion. The truth is that a community that is open to social inclusion, which is open to women as does for men, usually does better than others not doing that. There is this saying that to improve the standard of living of a community, all that is needed to be done is to educate and empower the women. This ranking, according to usnews.com is perception-based and the major attributes of a country were used, and they are: Gender Equality Care about women right Income Equality Progress Safety Denmark GDP $352.1 billion POPULATION 5.8 million GDP PER CAPITA, PPP $52,279 Sweden GDP $551.0 billion POPULATION 10.2 million GDP PER CAPITA, PPP $74,357 Netherland GDP $913.7 billion POPULATION 17.2 million GDP PER…

One major crisis that continues to bother the global community is poverty. Researchers have noted that 14 out of 18 where poverty is on the increase are African countries, and of which Nigeria is one. If this rising rate continues, by 2030, 90% of the world’s poverty record will be in Africa. It was only in June 2020 that Nigeria was reported on CNN to have overtaken India in extreme poverty. Nigeria is now among the list of 10 worst affected countries with extreme poverty. This leaves Nigeria with an estimated 87 million people, around half the country’s population, live on less than $1.90 a day According to the report, while poverty continues to decrease in India, the number of people falling into extreme poverty in Nigeria continues to by roughly 6 people every minute. Another record has just been broken. Nigeria, only after beaten India to the race in…

Nigeria, which turned 60 a few days ago, has always been known as the “Giant of Africa”. It will not be out of place to say that Nigeria, on several parameters, has fallen flat. The Standard of living in Nigeria is bad, the majority of the population fall below the poverty line, the health system is one of the worst in the world, the safety of lives and properties is not guaranteed. Nigeria, a superpower, has no power. Nigeria cannot even provide electric power to its citizens, especially as the leading oil exporter in Africa. 5 Keys Things to Know About Nigeria One Afrobeats- one of Nigeria’s greatest exports. Nigeria is a force in Afrobeat. In fact, the major player. Nigeria parades the best of the best in Afrobeats and has attracted heavyweights in the music business worldwide like Drake, Beyonce, and Chris Brown. Popular artists performing on the world…

Many developing nations of the world are aspiring and working hard to move out of being tagged “developing” to “developed. To be considered a developed nation, there are certain criteria they must possess, and some of these attributes are high income per capita, high average income per resident, high standard of living, good health care, low unemployment, good security, a higher level of exports than imports and mastering science and technology. Despite Nigeria seriously lagging behind in all of these parameters, the government, unlike other developing countries that are striving to get better, has decided to face backward instead of forward. Going that backward direction will, instead of pushing Nigeria out if being developing, will drag the country to being underdeveloped in no time. The world being a global village now, almost all countries are clinging on technology which is gradually becoming a major developmental dictator of…

Koplan et al. define global health as: “an area for study, research, and practice that places a priority on improving health and achieving health equity for all people worldwide”. It is one thing to be in control of your own health, but what about other’s health that you have no control over but can affect your one way or the other. The world is now a global village and international travel is on the rise every day. Some persons in a part of the world today could be in another part only in a few hours. That implies that if everything remains okay in a continent and another suffers a transmittable disease, the possibility of the disease spreading to the other continent is certain. Because of this, doctors can no longer focus solely on their local communities when diseases from across the world can effortlessly end up in their hometown…

Reports have shown that the troika of WTO Ambassadors running the consultations with members on choosing a new DG have recommended Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. Despite this, the US delegation is the only one that could not support her at the just-concluded meeting of the WTO. The US expressed a preference for the Korean candidate, Yoo Myung-hee because of her trade experience and ability to hit the ground running while there was no reason given for objecting to the Nigerian. Consultations will continue and the final pronouncement of the DG will be made by November 9th, 2020.

In a move to solve the global pandemic, the WHO has agreed that any traditional remedies that are judged effective could be fast-tracked for large-scale manufacturing. The new WHO rules, according to BBC were aimed at helping and empowering scientists in Africa to conduct proper clinical trials. The move comes as the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus worldwide passes 30 million, with reported global deaths standing at more than 957,000. In Africa, there have been more than 1.3 million cases, and 33,000 reported deaths. Around 140 potential vaccines for Covid-19 are being developed around the world, with dozens already being tested on people in clinical trials. It is fascinating that green light has now been given for phase three clinical trials using African traditional medicines too. A panel of experts, set up by the WHO, the Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, and the African Union Commission for…

Lynden Worldwide is a logistics accomplice for fast response, international tasks and well being and humanitarian applications in lots of difficult, underdeveloped corners of the world Seattle, Washington, Sept. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lynden International helps humanitarian, reduction and well being applications in lots of difficult, underdeveloped corners of the world. As a world freight forwarder, Lynden serves as a logistics accomplice for purchasers by simplifying complicated logistics necessities throughout well being crises and pure disasters.  In Seattle, Fred Hutchinson Most cancers Analysis Middle works with Lynden to assist meet its targets of researching and preventing most cancers globally, together with low- and middle-income international locations, in addition to supporting COVID analysis efforts at the moment.  Lynden coordinates and ships supplies and provides to Uganda and different locations to assist the World Oncology group and laboratories inside its analysis group in Uganda.  Fred Hutch is only one buyer of…

September 23, 2020 11 min learn Supply/Disclosures Supply: Healio Interviews Disclosures: De Cock, Gostin, Legand and Sadigh report no related monetary disclosures. Rimoin stories funding from the Invoice and Melinda Gates Basis for vaccine-related research. ADD TOPIC TO EMAIL ALERTS Obtain an e-mail when new articles are posted on Please present your e-mail tackle to obtain an e-mail when new articles are posted on . “ data-action=”subscribe”> Subscribe We have been unable to course of your request. Please strive once more later. For those who proceed to have this subject please contact customerservice@slackinc.com. Again to Healio In June, WHO declared an finish to the second largest Ebola outbreak ever, surpassed in dimension solely by the West African Ebola epidemic. Though that outbreak within the jap Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) is over, one other one on…

OTTAWA, Sept. 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Priority Analysis, Just lately Printed Report titled “Healthcare Staffing Market (By Service Sort: Journey Nurse, Locum Tenens, Per Diem Nurse, Allied Healthcare) – World Market Measurement, Traits Evaluation, Section Forecasts, Regional Outlook 2020 – 2027”. In 2019, the worldwide healthcare staffing market dimension was accounted for US$ 30.3 billion and is anticipated to exhibit at a compound annual progress fee (CAGR) of 5.1% throughout the forecast interval 2020 to 2027. Healthcare staffing is known as a agency, companies particular person, partnerships, firms, and different enterprise entities that’s engaged in providing nursing personnel to healthcare businesses or to a person with a purpose to render short-term nursing companies. Healthcare suppliers are pursuing responses to deal the regulatory upheaval, rising doctor scarcity, constricted nurse staffing ranges and several other expertise challenges. Healthcare is without doubt one of the most regulated sectors, thus, staffing organizations require…