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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Situation Report - 124   [open pdf - 0B]

From the Highlights: "[1] WHO [World Health Organization] has published a COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] Monitoring and Evaluation Framework listing the key public health and essential health services and systems indicators to monitor preparedness, response, and situations during the COVID-19 pandemic. [2] WHO has updated a document on Operational Planning Guidelines to Support Country Preparedness and Response. The document provides a practical guide that can be used by national authorities to develop and update their COVID-19 national plans across the major pillars of COVID-19 preparedness and response. [3] WHO published an interim guidance on Framework for decision-making: implementation of mass vaccination campaigns in the context of COVID-19. The document describes the principles to consider when deliberating the implementation of mass vaccination campaigns for prevention of vaccine-preventable diseases and high impact diseases (VPD/HID), and when assessing risks and benefits of conducting outbreak-response vaccination campaigns to respond to VPD/HID outbreaks. [4] WHO has published an interim guidance on Controlling the spread of COVID-19 at ground crossings advising countries to reduce the spread of COVID-19 resulting from travel, transportation, and trade on and around ground crossings."

Report Number:
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Situation Report No. 124
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Date:
2020-05-23
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World Health Organization
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World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/
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