But the end is in sight,” WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters at a virtual press conference. That was the most upbeat assessment from the UN agency since it declared an international emergency in January 2020 and started describing Covid -19 as a pandemic three months later.
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Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General, delivering the closing speech for the World Health Assembly
We are not there yet, but the end is in sight,” Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, PhD, the WHO’s director-general, said during a news briefing. “We can see the finish line. We’re in a winning ...
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“With the right measures, this is an outbreak that can be stopped,” Ghebreyesus said. World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus Friday told reporters that the ...
World Health Organization (W.H.O.) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus sounded his most optimistic note since the beginning of the Chinese coronavirus pandemic this week, telling reporters that “the end is in sight” and the world has “never been in a better position” to eradicate the disease.
Newly reported cases of the disease, which has killed millions since appearing in late 2019, last week fell to the lowest level since March 2020, said WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
"We have never been in a better position to end the pandemic - we are not there yet, but the end is in sight," the agency's director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said.