Corono Updates saturday 21-03-2020 2.01 pmWHO :
Six new countries/territories/areas (African Region , and Region of the
Americas , and Western Pacific Region ) have reported cases of COVID19.
• To increase access to reliable information, WHO has partnered with WhatsApp
and Facebook to launch a WHO Health Alert messaging service. This service
will provide the latest news and information on COVID-19, including details on
symptoms and how people can protect themselves. The Health Alert service is
now available in English and will be introduced in other languages next week.
To access it, send the word “hi” to the following number on WhatsApp: +41
798 931 892.
• The first vaccine trial has begun just 60 days after the genetic sequence of the
virus was shared by China. This is an incredible achievement. To ensure clear
evidence of which treatments are most effective, WHO and its partners are
organizing a large international study, c