WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has stressed that the United Nations health agency had declared a top-level public health emergency on Jan 30, when there were fewer than 100 cases and no deaths outside China, where the virus first emerged.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has extended its emergency of worldwide concern over the coronavirus pandemic for another three months, the WHO Emergency Committee said Saturday, following its meeting on July 31 that took place in Geneva, Trend reports citing TASS.
Saying that young people can be infected and can transmit the virus to others, Tedros stressed that young people must take the same precautions to protect themselves and others.
"Although vaccine development is happening at record speed, we must learn to live with this virus, and we must fight it with the tools we have", Tedros said.
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The head of the World Health Organization says some European countries have seen a resurgence in coronavirus cases partly because young people are not taking the risk seriously enough.
As WHO officials suggest, the world's youth should correctly understand the present situation and be leaders and drivers of change during the COVID-19 pandemic.
"More than 16.5 million cases have now been reported to World Health Organization, and more than 650,000 deaths".
Kerkhove noted that young people need to contribute more to prevent the further spread of COVID-19.
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The series will be running every weekend to replace real-world events and is scheduled to complete in May. At the time of publishing, there have been 292,142 cases and 12,784 deaths confirmed globally.
The Emergency Committee on Covid-19, convened by the WHO Director-General, has highlighted the anticipated lengthy duration of the Covid-19 pandemic, noting the importance of sustained response efforts.
The newly established Technical Advisory Group on Behavioural Insights and Sciences for Health will support WHO's ongoing work in this area.
"Our starting point is that health involves behaviour".
"WHO continues to assess the global risk level of Covid-19 to be very high", the organisation said in a statement issued on Saturday. As you may have noticed, mis- and disinformation (also known as "fake news") is circulating online.
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