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Key Planning Recommendations for Mass Gatherings in the Context of COVID-19 [May 29, 2020]   [open pdf - 281KB]

From the Document: "This document is an update of the interim guidance document entitled 'Key planning recommendations for mass gatherings in the context of COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019]', published by WHO [World Health Organization] on 19 March 2020. This version has been revised to reflect the evolution of the knowledge on the pandemic over the past weeks, and to ensure alignment with the most recent guidance on COVID-19 issued by WHO. [...] The purpose of this document is to provide guidance to host governments, health authorities and national or international organizers of mass gatherings on containing risks of COVID-19 transmission associated with mass gathering events. General considerations and advice applicable to the organization of mass gatherings, and addressing risks of any origin, should also be taken into account when planning an event, as highlighted in WHO's publication 'Public health for mass gatherings: key considerations'."

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WHO reference number: WHO/2019-nCoV/POE_mass_gathering/2020.3
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2020-05-29
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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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