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How to Use WHO Risk Assessment and Mitigation Checklist for Mass Gatherings in the Context of COVID-19   [open pdf - 629KB]

From the Background: "This is an operational tool which offers guidance for organizers holding meetings during the COVID-19 outbreak and which should be accompanied by the WHO [World Health Organization] COVID-19 Generic Risk Assessment Excel file available on the WHO website. Routine planning for Mass Gatherings includes conducting risk assessments to determine the overall risk of disease spread. This document provides a COVID-19 risk assessment and mitigation checklist for use by host countries and mass gathering organizers and staff. Specifically, this document provides an overview of the following: [1] Information to collect about the meeting; [2] COVID-19 risk assessment tool; [3] COVID-19 mitigation measures checklist; [and 4] Decision matrix that incorporates the risk assessment and mitigation measure scores for the final determination."

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2020-03-20
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2020 World Health Organization. Posted here with permission. Document is under a Creative Commons license and requires proper attribution and noncommercial use to be shared: [https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/igo/].
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World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/
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