Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is director-general of the World Health Organisation.

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Opinion | As coronavirus deaths cross 1 million, the key lesson is that it’s never too late to fight back

Several countries had the right preparedness infrastructure in place and took swift, effective action to contain outbreaks. Because this international public health emergency needs a global solution, support for the Access to Covid-19 Tools Accelerator is crucial.

30 Sep 2020 - 4:58AM

Several countries had the right preparedness infrastructure in place and took swift, effective action to contain outbreaks. Because this international public health emergency needs a global solution, support for the Access to Covid-19 Tools Accelerator is crucial.

As coronavirus deaths cross 1 million, the key lesson is that it’s never too late to fight back
Opinion | Coronavirus: how the WHO is leading the social media fight against misinformation

To tackle the coronavirus ‘infodemic’, the WHO is working with social media companies such as Google and Tencent to fight rumour and myth.

24 Feb 2020 - 12:23PM

To tackle the coronavirus ‘infodemic’, the WHO is working with social media companies such as Google and Tencent to fight rumour and myth.

Coronavirus: how the WHO is leading the social media fight against misinformation