“Over the last year, the emergency committee and WHO have been analyzing the data carefully, considering when would be the right time to lower the alarm level. Yesterday, the emergency committee met for the 15th time and recommended that I declare an end to the global emergency. I took that advice,” said Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus at a press conference.
WHO declares end of global emergency
The director general of the World Health Organization (WHO) has today declared the end of the global emergency for Covid-19 at a global level, accepting the recommendation of the emergency committee.