World Health Organisation
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Why the argument that authoritarian regimes are better at handling pandemics isn’t that simple.
A stall in vaccine coverage and increased mixing have combined to drive new outbreaks.
Since the WHO’s investigation earlier this year, several papers have come to the same conclusion regarding the likely origins of SARS-CoV-2. Yet progress is too slow.
With the Delta variant becoming dominant globally, we need to change how we think about the properties and destructive potential of new virus variants. We need good policy decisions to ensure sufficient protection of our unprotected young, for health and for the economy.
COVID-19 infections rose 8% last week to more than 3.8 million, the World Health Organization reported on Wednesday.
Governments in the west repeatedly failed the public when it came to masks.