Michael Ryan (right), the WHO’s health emergencies programme director, and Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, it director general, speak in Geneva. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: WHO urges governments to act and not be ‘paralysed by the fear of failure’

  • Europe is now the epicentre of the pandemic, leader of global health body says
  • A multipronged approach is urged: testing, contact tracing, quarantine and social distancing. ‘Do it all,’ WHO urges.
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Michael Ryan (right), the WHO’s health emergencies programme director, and Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, it director general, speak in Geneva. Photo: AFP
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