Live from WHO Headquarters – coronavirus – COVID-19 daily press briefing 30 March 2020

Originally broadcast live on 30 March 2020, the daily press briefing on coronavirus COVID-19, direct from WHO Headquarters, Geneva Switzerland with Dr Tedros WHO Director-General, Dr Micheal Ryan, Executive Director of the Health Emergencies Programme, and Dr Maria Van Kerkhove, Technical lead, WHO Health Emergencies Programme.

Live from WHO Headquarters – coronavirus – COVID-19 daily press briefing 27 March 2020

Originally broadcast live on 27 March 2020, the daily press briefing on coronavirus COVID-19, direct from WHO Headquarters, Geneva Switzerland. With WHO Director-General Dr Tedros, Dr Micheal Ryan, Executive Director of the Health Emergencies Programme, and Dr Maria Van Kerkhove, Technical lead, WHO Health Emergencies Programme.

Germany, Switzerland help France deal with COVID-19 patients

The coronavirus emergency has highlighted a lack of European cooperation. But in an encouraging display of solidarity, hospitals in Germany have opened their wards to coronavirus patients from eastern France. Critically ill patients have been airlifted from the French city of Mulhouse where hospitals are overwhelmed. Al Jazeera’s Natacha Butler reports. – Subscribe to our … Read more Germany, Switzerland help France deal with COVID-19 patients

Live from WHO Headquarters – coronavirus – COVID-19 daily press briefing 25 March 2020

Originally broadcast live on 22 March 2020, the daily press briefing on coronavirus COVID-19, direct from WHO Headquarters, Geneva Switzerland. With WHO Director-General Dr Tedros, Dr Micheal Ryan, Executive Director of the Health Emergencies Programme, and Dr Maria Van Kerkhove, Technical lead, WHO Health Emergencies Programme.

Rio’s Favela Ballerinas | Close Up

More murders happen in Brazil than in almost every other country on earth, most of them in favelas like the Alemao in Rio de Janeiro. The slum spreads over the hills west of the city’s main airport like a shabby blanket. Up to 70,000 people live here. With various drug factions fighting for control, shots … Read more Rio’s Favela Ballerinas | Close Up

Q&A on Coronavirus – COVID-19 with WHO’s Dr Maria Van Kerkhove – originally broadcast 17 March 2020

Dr Maria Van Kerkhove Answers Coronavirus Questions The World Health Organization (WHO) recorded this Q&A session with Dr Maria Van Kerkhove: Recorded version of the live Q&A #askWHO with Dr Maria Van Kerkhove and Aleks Kuzmanovic on coronavirus — COVID-19. This show was originally broadcast live on 17 March 2020, from WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland. … Read more Q&A on Coronavirus – COVID-19 with WHO’s Dr Maria Van Kerkhove – originally broadcast 17 March 2020

Live from WHO Headquarters – COVID-19 daily press briefing 23 March 2020

Originally broadcast live on 22 March 2020, the daily press briefing on coronavirus COVID-19, direct from WHO Headquarters, Geneva Switzerland. With WHO Director-General Dr Tedros, Dr Micheal Ryan, Executive Director of the Health Emergencies Programme, Dr Maria Van Kerkhove, Technical lead, WHO Health Emergencies Programme and Gianni Infantino, President of FIFA.

Coronavirus: Europe shuts down its borders – BBC News

European leaders have moved to shut the EU’s external borders as they grapple with the quickly spreading virus. The measure is expected to apply to 26 EU states as well as Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. The ban came as deaths continued to soar across Europe. Italy remains the worst-hit country with another big surge … Read more Coronavirus: Europe shuts down its borders – BBC News