WHO clears ‘rumors’ on COVID-19 vaccines

By Jayson Aucensillo ZAMBOANGA CITY, July 27 – World Health Organization (WHO) clarified the rumors and unverified information on COVID-19 vaccines that are currently spreading in the island barangays here. The Zamboanga City Demand Generation and Risk Communication Team doubled their efforts in addressing the pressing concerns of the island residents relating to the fast… Read More WHO clears ‘rumors’ on COVID-19 vaccines

EU, WHO launch new tool for pandemic contact tracing

BRUSSELS: The European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) and the World Health Organization’s European regional office have developed a tool to evaluate the public health effectiveness of contact tracing solutions, according to a statement on Monday.  The tool, described as an indicator framework, will provide countries with a standardized approach for evaluating their… Read More EU, WHO launch new tool for pandemic contact tracing