World Health Organiz

World Health Organiz


We are the #UnitedNations’ health agency. We are committed to achieve better health for everyone, everywhere - #HealthForAll

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When can we expect a vaccine for #COVID19 ? How will we ensure that it is safe? Who should be vaccinated first and why? #ScienceIn5  with @doctorsoumya , WHO Chief Scientist

In partnership with local communities and partner organizations in #Myanmar  MM@WorldVision  , as part of its #COVID19  response, raised awareness about personal hygiene 🧼 and the use of locally made tippy taps for hand washing 🙌 📷

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Journey of a 😷: From manufacturers, all the way to the frontline workers who need it most. Every day, the @WHO  and @WFP  work together to distribute critical #COVID19  response supplies all around the world.

"I’m pleased to announce that thanks to an agreement between WHO, partners here today and others, a substantial proportion of these rapid #COVID19  tests – 120 million – will be made available to low- and middle-income countries " @DrTedros-  #ACTogether 

🆕 guideline for countries on managing pharmaceutical prices aims to help governments overcome barriers to access to pharmaceutical products and better address national public health needs 👉

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The Access to #COVID19  Tools (ACT) Accelerator is a ground-breaking global collaboration to accelerate the development, production, and equitable access to COVID-19 diagnostics, therapeutics, and vaccines. More: 👉 #ACTogetherHav 

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🚨 BREAKING 🚨 "We have therefore made the assessment that #COVID19  can be characterized as a pandemic " @DrTedros-  #coronavirus 

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FACT: #COVID19  is NOT airborne. The #coronavirus  is mainly transmitted through droplets generated when an infected person coughs, sneezes or speaks. To protect yourself: -keep 1m distance from others -disinfect surfaces frequently -wash/rub your 👐 -avoid touching your 👀👃👄

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These are 7 simple steps to protect yourself and others from #COVID19 . 👉 #coronavirus 

"We have a simple message for all countries: test test test. Test every suspected #COVID19  case. If they test positive, isolate them & find out who they have been in close contact with up to 2 days before they developed symptoms & test those people too " @DrTedros-  #coronavirus 

Preliminary investigations conducted by the Chinese authorities have found no clear evidence of human-to-human transmission of the novel #coronavirus  (2019-nCoV) identified in #Wuhan , #China  CN .

Protect yourself & others from getting sick: 1⃣ Wash your hands 🧼 after coughing or sneezing 🧼 when caring for the sick 🧼 before, during & after you prepare food 🧼 before eating 🧼 after toilet use 🧼 when hands are visibly dirty 🧼 after handling animals or animal waste

@DrTedros  @WHOWPRO 🚨 @WHOSEAROB  @pahowhoR  @WHO_EuropeE  @WHOEMROA  @WHOAFROKING 🚨 "For all of these reasons, I am declaring a public health emergency of international concern over the global outbreak of . "- #2019nCoV  @DrTedros 

There are simple things we each must do to protect ourselves from #COVID19 , including 👐 washing with 🧼 & 💦 or alcohol-based rub. WHO is launching the #SafeHands  Challenge to promote the power of clean 👐 to fight #coronavirus . Join the challenge & share your 👐 washing video!

"Pandemic is not a word to use lightly or carelessly. It is a word that, if misused, can cause unreasonable fear, or unjustified acceptance that the fight is over, leading to unnecessary suffering and death " @DrTedros-  #COVID19  #coronavirus 

#BeActive and stay #HealthyAtHome  ! Here are some physical activities you can do at home during #COVID19  outbreak: 🤸‍Try exercise classes online 💃Dance to music 🎮Play active video games 🤾Try skipping rope 💪Do some muscle strength & balance training #coronavirus 

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