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WHO warns that vaccines do not let their guard down

The arrival of several covid-19 vaccines should not cause the population to let their guard down in the fight against the pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) warned today. “Vaccines do not mean zero covid,” said Mike Ryan, WHO health emergency officer, noting that vaccines alone “will not be able …

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WHO warns that vaccines ‘are not equal to zero Covid’

Issued on: 12/04/2020 – 20:38Modified: 12/04/2020 – 20:36 Geneva (AFP) Launching vaccines to combat the Covid-19 pandemic will not in itself eliminate the deadly coronavirus, the World Health Organization said Friday. WHO warned against complacency and what it said was a misconception that, as vaccines are on the near horizon, …

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WHO warns against pandemic complacency during vaccine launch

GENEVA (Reuters) – Recent progress on COVID-19 vaccines is positive, but the World Health Organization is concerned that this has led to a growing perception that the pandemic has come to an end, WHO director-general said Friday. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. Britain approved Pfizer Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday, giving hope …

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