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In this photo released by WHO, World Health Organisation, WHO Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, wearing a mask to protect against coronavirus, gestures during a special session on the COVID-19 response. The head of emergencies at the World Health Organization says its “best estimates” indicate that roughly 1 in 10 people worldwide may have been infected by the coronavirus.

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World Health Organization (WHO) Chief Scientist, Dr Soumya Swaminathan, leaves after a meeting on COVID-19 with Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami (unseen) and panel members comprising an expert committee on infectious disease control, in Chennai.

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Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Science & Technology and Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan and the World Health Organization (WHO) representative to India Dr. Roderico Ofrin virtually participate in an information session organised by WHO, in New Delhi.

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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan during the 147th session of World Health Organisation (WHO) Executive Board meeting via video conferencing, in New Delhi. Vardhan took charge as the chairman of the 34-member WHO Executive Board today.

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Maria van Kerkhove, Head of the Outbreak Investigation Task Force for World Health Organization (WHO), speaks to the media about the Situation regarding the new Coronavirus, during a press conference at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. Efforts to contain a new and deadly virus have intensified as quarantine facilities are set up, many airlines have suspended or significantly cut back flights from China and efforts continue to find a medical remedy.

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FIFA President Gianni Infantino, right, and Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, left, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), pose for the media at the World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters in Geneva. FIFA president Gianni Infantino says a new partnership with the U.N. health agency is a "starting point" to help leverage the global appeal of soccer to improve health outcomes. Infantino says the association with the World Health Organization will work to "elaborate concrete solutions" and insists that FIFA's corporate sponsors, including Coca-Cola and McDonald's, are "progressing" on health.

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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and others ride on bicycles to the venue of 72nd Session of the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia meet, in New Delhi.

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Soldiers make outdoor sport exercise to mark World Health Day in Kiev, Ukraine.

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People make outdoor sport exercise to mark World Health Day in Kiev, Ukraine.

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People make outdoor sport exercise to mark World Health Day in Kiev, Ukraine. The World Health Day is a global health awareness day celebrated every year on April 7, under the sponsorship of the World Health Organization (WHO).

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