Global Covid caseload exceeds 356 million as infections climb in areas with low vaccination rates

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “Global Covid caseload exceeds 356 million as infections climb in areas with low vaccination rates” – below is their description.

The head of the UN health body has warned the world that it is “dangerous to assume that Omicron will be the last variant or that we are in the endgame”. World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus the consequences of a worldwide vaccine gap increases the possibility of the emergence of new virus variants. In remarks on January 24, 2022, the WHO chief said the gap widens as low-income countries struggle to achieve the relatively higher vaccination numbers of upper to middle-income countries.

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