The pandemic continues its advance in all corners of the planet, which is of great concern to the authorities. So he has admitted this Friday at a press conference Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, dDirector General of the World Health Organization (WHO).
During the conference, he lamented that in the last four weeks there have been more infections than in the first six months of health crisis. He also stressed that in Europe and North America the pressure is increasing on the hospital system, for which he has insisted on the need to use all available tools in battle against the virus.
“This week there has been good news regarding vaccine trials, which continues to give us hope of ending the pandemic. At the same time, dWe must continue using the tools we have to interrupt the chains of transmission and save lives now, “said Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
Relationship between humans, animals and the planet
Finally, he recalled that the pandemic is one more example of the relationship between humans, animals and the planet: “We cannot protect and promote human health without paying attention to the health of animals and health of our environment “.