April 1, 2020
It’s completely understandable that everyone wants to know, “When can we go out again.” But the question we must answer is: “What do we have to do, right now, so we reopen as soon and safely as possible?”
A key concept is that we need to reopen the faucet gradually, not allow the floodgates to reopen. We can then loosen or tighten physical distancing according to levels of virus transmission, healthcare preparedness and public health capacity.
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Estimated impact of COVID-19 on life expectancy in New York City
May 19, 2020
New York City and the surrounding metropolitan area have seen the largest COVID-19 outbreak in the world. As of May 14, there have been more than 180,000 diagnosed cases in New York City alone.
COVID-19 in Africa
May 14, 2020
The coronavirus is an unprecedented global threat, including for Africa. But if governments and communities act swiftly, we can save lives, protect health care workers, and reduce economic harm. This video highlights critical actions to take.
Assessing COVID-19 resurgence
May 12, 2020
As some countries roll back the public health and social measures, many predict a new wave of COVID-19 cases.