Should you cancel your travel plans?
This new video Q&A answers the most frequently asked questions on travel during COVID-19 outbreak and walks you through simple steps you can take to protect yourself while en route.
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WHO thanks donors. The Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan calls for a total resource requirement of US$675m, of which US$61.5m is for WHO’s urgent preparedness and response activities for period of February to April 2020.
Other hot topics. Ebola virus disease remains a public health emergency of international concern. The Emergency Committee met on Wednesday to review the current Ebola virus disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. WHO’s Director-General accepted the advice of the Committee that this event still constitutes a public health emergency of international concern. The risk of the disease is high at national and regional levels, and low at the global level.