Mr Ghebreyesus said the resolution by the World Health Assembly on Tuesday sets out a clear roadmap of the critical activities and actions that must be taken to sustain and accelerate the response at the national and global levels.
Director-General of the WHO Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, attends a news conference on the coronavirus (COVID-2019) in Geneva, Switzerland February 24, 2020.
"But in terms of attack rates, the highest attack rates are actually in Amazonas: about 490 persons infected per 100,000 population, which is quite high", he said of Brazil's vast northwestern state.
Celebrated US epidemiologist Larry Brilliant told AFP that the WHO's structure was complicated by the fact that countries vote on every subject, meaning the United Nations agency itself has no independent authority.
Tedros has always promised a post-pandemic review and "accountability".
It also calls on the worldwide community to provide the World Health Organization with sustainable funding in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.
"This was critical to the Republic of Korea curtailing the first wave and now quickly identifying and containing new outbreaks", he said.
That work, also looking at the possible role of intermediate hosts, should include "scientific and collaborative field missions".
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