According to the draft, the U.S. secretary of state will be required to develop a strategy to help Taiwan return to the WHO as an observer.
Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says he supports patent waiver to help countries make and sell cheap vaccine copies
Dr Michael Ryan says Covid-19 is ‘very much in control’ as global infections rise for first time in almost two months
Australian infection expert, part of a team visiting Wuhan, says they were provided only with a summary of data
Peter Ben Embarek, a WHO virus expert, also told a press briefing that work to identify the origins of the coronavirus points to a natural reservoir in bats, but it is unlikely that they were in Wuhan, the central Chinese city where the outbreak was discovered in late 2019.
WHO says don’t dismiss AstraZeneca shot after South Africa delays jabs
“We in the World Health Organization do not advocate lockdowns as the primary means of control of this virus", WHO envoy Dr. David Nabarro said.
“We are not expecting to see widespread vaccination until the middle of next year,” spokeswoman Margaret Harris told journalists at a briefing in Geneva.