What lessons can we learn from Denmark for life after COVID-19 lockdown? | The World

Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “What lessons can we learn from Denmark for life after COVID-19 lockdown? | The World” – below is their description.

As many Australians in lockdown wait hopefully for light at the end of this COVID tunnel, Denmark has lifted all its restrictions – and with close to 75 per cent of the population fully vaccinated, life for the most part has returned to normal.

Michael Bang Petersen has been an advisor to the Danish Government through this process, and says trust in health authorities was a key driver in achieving a high vaccine uptake.

ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


Subscribe to The Global Herald in Google News

About This Source - ABC News (Australia)

The video item below is from ABC News (Australia). ABC News is a public news service in Australia produced by the News and Current Affairs division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Recent from ABC News (Australia):

  • ACT records 33 new cases of COVID-19, retail sector calls for rapid restriction changes | ABC News
  • Giving Australians born intersex more control over their own bodies | Special Report | ABC News
  • Preparing for the worst in Queensland hospitals as state braces to open up | ABC News
  • In This Story: COVID-19

    Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

    Symptoms of coronavirus

    The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

    • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
    • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
    • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

    Latest News about Covid-19

    Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

    5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • Russia’s daily COVID-19 death rate tops 1,000 | DW News
  • AIIB president: Working together is key to economic growth
  • ACT records 33 new cases of COVID-19, retail sector calls for rapid restriction changes | ABC News
  • Australia secures new COVID treatment | 7NEWS
  • South Australia to trial COVID vaccine passports as another truck driver tests positive | 7NEWS
  • In This Story: Denmark

    Denmark, officially the Kingdom of Denmark, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe.  The capital is Copenhagen. Denmark proper, consists of a peninsula, Jutland, and an archipelago of 443 islands.

    The Kingdom of Denmark comprises Denmark proper and the two autonomous territories in the North Atlantic Ocean: the Faroe Islands and Greenland. Home rule was established in the Faroe Islands in 1948; in Greenland home rule was established in 1979 and further autonomy in 2009.

    Denmark has highly developed mixed economy. Denmark became a member of the European Economic Community (now the EU) in 1973, but negotiated certain opt-outs; it retains its own currency, the krone. It is among the founding members of NATO, the Nordic Council, the OECD, OSCE, and the United Nations; it is also part of the Schengen Area. Denmark has close linguistic ties to its Scandinavian neighbours.

    2 Recent Items: Denmark

  • Texas school administrator told teachers to present different perspectives of the Holocaust
  • Ambassador of Denmark to China on COP15
  • In This Story: Lockdown

    During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.

    3 Recent Items: Lockdown

  • Russia’s daily COVID-19 death rate tops 1,000 | DW News
  • ACT records 33 new cases of COVID-19, retail sector calls for rapid restriction changes | ABC News
  • Healthcare workers gearing for Victoria’s exit out of lockdown | 7NEWS
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

    Posting....