From the Highlights: "WHO [World Health Organization] has accepted the recommendation from the Solidarity Trial's International Steering Committee to discontinue the trial's hydroxychloroquine and lopinavir/ritonavir treatment arms for COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019]. WHO Regional Director for the Western Pacific, Dr Takeshi Kasaispoke of a 'new normal', one that improves both health and livelihoods during a virtual press conference with the World Economic Forum on COVID-19. He added 'This 'new future' is the dividend of COVID-19 which WHO hopes for.' The Regional Office for the Americas/PAHO [Pan American Health Organization] has launched a new site for donations to its COVID-19 Response Fund. The resources will help PAHO support countries and territories throughout the Americas. [...] The Regional Office for Europe is launching a new podcast service entitled: Health in Europe. WHO works with thousands of inspiring individuals and groups, and this podcast series highlights their stories and how they might impact your day-to-day life."
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Situation Report No. 167
World Health Organization
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