This year’s State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World report asserts that the number of undernourished people in India declined from 249 million in 2004-06 to 189 million in 2017-19.
For eleven years, the search engine Ecosia has used most of the revenue from advertising on its website and app towards planting trees—and this month they planted their 100-millionth tree.
Moderna Inc’s experimental vaccine for COVID-19 showed it was safe and provoked immune responses in all 45 healthy volunteers in an ongoing early-stage study, U.S. researchers reported.
In total, the HPV vaccine program could prevent over 100,000 cases of cancer by 2058, officials said.
The tribal council last week approved a same-gender marriage ordinance in a 12-3 vote with one abstention.
South Korea’s minimum wage is set to increase next year by 16 percent, the biggest jump since 2001.
Last week WHO announced that one of several potential malaria vaccines in development has made it through a crucial phase of trials and is now ready to be tested in the field.