Ensuring Public Health or Averting Economic Collapse?

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WHO Podcast


Egor Zaitsev, the World Health Organization Representative in Armenia says that the Armenian government’s decision to implement a lockdown was timely, however, the issue was with enforcement and lifting the lockdown too soon, especially when cases were increasing.

What we talked about:


- The current COVID-19 situation in Armenia

- Armenian government’s strategy for fighting COVID-19

- WHO guidelines for preventing the spread of the virus

- Public health vs. the economy

- Living with the virus for a long time to come

- COVID-19 and Kawasaki disease 

- WHO strategy in the beginning of the outbreak and now

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