According to who data, as of 10:42 CET on the 12th, there were 20120919 newly diagnosed cases and 736766 deaths worldwide. In the past week, about 254500 confirmed cases and 5858 deaths were reported to the organization every day. < / P > < p > according to the six regions of the world divided by who, the Americas region is still the most seriously affected region by the epidemic. In the past week, the newly confirmed cases and new deaths reported in this region accounted for 64% and 63% of the total number of newly confirmed and new deaths in the world, respectively; in the past week, the ratio of newly confirmed cases to originally confirmed cases, and the ratio of newly diagnosed deaths to originally dead diseases were also analyzed The Western Pacific region had the highest proportion of cases, accounting for 31% and 27% respectively, while the United States, Brazil and India, whose confirmed cases reached the “million level”, were still the three countries with the most serious epidemic situation in the world in the past seven days.
director general Tan Desai covid-19 said recently that the new crown outbreak is a “100 year old” health crisis, the first pandemic since the coronavirus in history. Its spread is strong and its lethality is high. All countries are affected. The new covid-19 epidemic is not only about life, but also about livelihood, which touches on social, economic and political aspects outside the health field. Many countries are shrinking economically. The downward trend of the economy will also cause other effects, which will have an impact on the next few decades. < / P > < p > but at the same time, he stressed that the hope of successful anti epidemic still exists. Effective response to the new pandemic needs leaders to step up action, while the people need to accept new epidemic prevention measures. Covid-19,
, who announced in August 1st that the new crown outbreak still constitutes “public health emergencies of international concern” and that the epidemic is expected to last for a long time. It is important to stress the sustained response efforts at the community, national, regional and global levels. Novel coronavirus pneumonia initiative is also supported by the
Committee, including funding and participation in who’s International Cooperation Initiative, “the new crown pneumonia tool accelerator”, to promote the fair distribution of diagnostic tools, therapies and vaccines, and to strengthen public health surveillance in case of insufficient resources, less vulnerable or high-risk environments. To maintain basic health services from the aspects of funds, material supply and human resources; to implement corresponding measures and travel suggestions on the basis of risk assessment, and to review these measures regularly. < / P > < p > recently, Tan Desai has repeatedly warned that with the current epidemic development trend, the world can not return to the well-known “old normal” in the foreseeable future. At present, some countries are moving in the wrong direction in the process of anti epidemic, because “the ambiguous message sent by some leaders is destroying the most critical element in any response effort – trust.” < / P > < p > he called on every leader, government and individual to do their part to break the transmission chain of the new coronavirus, focusing on inhibiting the spread of the virus and reducing the mortality rate; stimulating the role of the community, encouraging people to take personal protective measures for each other’s interests; strengthening the role of government guidance and comprehensive strategic coordination, and clearly and continuously communicating the anti epidemic strategy. < / P > < p > recently, many countries in the world have made progress in the research and development of new crown vaccine. According to who statistics, as of August 10, 28 new crown vaccines have been reported to who and are in clinical trials; 6 vaccines have entered phase 3 clinical trials, of which 3 are from China, one is from the United States, one is from the United Kingdom, and another is developed jointly by German biotechnology company and Pfizer Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. in addition, 13 vaccines have been developed Nine candidate vaccines are in the stage of preclinical evaluation. < / P > < p > the Ministry of health of Russia registered a new coronal vaccine developed by Russia for the first time on November 11. The vaccine has been named “satellite V” and its phase 3 clinical trial will last for about five months, the National Research Center for epidemiology and microbiology of gamaliya, its research unit, said on the 12th. < / P > < p > Michael Ryan, who’s head of the health emergency program, recently said that there is no definite schedule for the delivery of the new crown vaccine. Although the preliminary test data of some candidate vaccines are promising, it is still impossible to predict which vaccine will be fully effective in clinical practice. At the same time, he said that by the end of this year, there may be candidate vaccines showing effectiveness against the new coronavirus, but whether the annual vaccine production capacity can keep up with the huge global demand. < / P > < p > on vaccine research and development and subsequent production capacity, Tan Desai also expressed similar views with Ruian, and called on countries to make good use of all the prevention and control tools they have. Tan Desai said that the transmission chain of the virus can be broken by combining measures such as rapid diagnosis of cases, comprehensive tracking of case contacts, providing patients with appropriate clinical care, maintaining social distance, wearing masks, washing hands regularly, and keeping away from other people’s coughing.