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  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Jan 20, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    WHO first report

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Jan 20, 2020

    As of 20 January 2020, 282 confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV have been reported from four countries including China (278 cases), Thailand (2 cases), Japan (1 case) and the Republic of Korea (1 case)




  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Jan 23, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Passing 500 case

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Jan 23, 2020

    On 23 January 2020, the number of reported confirmed cases of 2019-nCoV has increased by 267 cases since the last situation report published on 22 January 2020. As of 23 January, China reported cases in 25 provinces (autonomous regions and municipalities). Twenty-five percent of confirmed cases reported by China have been classified by Chinese health authorities as seriously ill (from Wubei Province: (16% severely ill, 5% critically ill, and 4% having died).




  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Saturday Jan 25, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 1000 cases confirmed

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Saturday Jan 25, 2020

    A total of 1,320 confirmed cases have been reported for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) globally by the WHO on the 25th of January, and a total of 41 deaths confirmed




  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Jan 29, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 100 death case

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Jan 29, 2020

    On the 29th of Jan, the WHO confirmed that the number of infected cases has dramatically increased to reach 6065 cases globally over 98% of them are in China and the rest are spread over 15 countries, and 132 death case.




  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Jan 30, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Novel Coronavirus

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Jan 30, 2020

    Citing 7736 cases essentially in China and 82 cases abroad across 18 countries as of 30 January, the World Health Organization declared the novel coronavirus outbreak to be a Public Health Emergency of International Concern on 30 January.




  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Jan 30, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Public Health Emergency of International Concern

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Jan 30, 2020

    On 30 January 2020, following confirmation of human-to-human transmission outside of China and the increase in number of cases in other countries, the WHO declared the outbreak a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC), the sixth PHEIC since the measure was first invoked during the 2009 Swine flu pandemic. Tedros clarified that the PHEIC, in this case, was "not a vote of no confidence in China", but because of the risk of global spread, especially to low- and middle-income countries without robust health systems.




  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Jan 30, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    No active centers outside China

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Jan 30, 2020

    While the spread between people has been confirmed, no active centres of propagation have been confirmed outside China as of 30 January.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Sunday Feb 2, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    WHO declared "massive infodemic"

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Sunday Feb 2, 2020

    On 2 February, the WHO declared there was a "massive infodemic" accompanying the outbreak and response, citing an over-abundance of reported information, accurate and false, about the virus that "makes it hard for people to find trustworthy sources and reliable guidance when they need it." The WHO stated that the high demand for timely and trustworthy information has incentivized the creation of a direct WHO 24/7 myth-busting hotline where its communication and social media teams have been monitoring and responding to misinformation through its website and social media pages.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Tuesday Feb 11, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 1000 Deaths

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Tuesday Feb 11, 2020

    The data as reported by 11 February 2020 by the WHO was that the death count has passed the one thousand mark and the infection count is at 43 103 confirmed cases.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Feb 14, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 50 thousands infected cases

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Feb 14, 2020

    On the 14th of February, the WHO declared that the confirmed cases count has surpassed 50000 and reached 64437. And that the number of deaths is 1383.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Saturday Feb 22, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    The WHO Situation report - 33

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Saturday Feb 22, 2020

    On 22 February, the WHO announced in its report that the number of confirmed cases was 77,794 and the number of deaths was 2359


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Tuesday Feb 25, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    The WHO declaration

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Tuesday Feb 25, 2020

    On 25 February, the WHO declared that "the world should do more to prepare for a possible coronavirus pandemic," stating that while it was still too early to call it a pandemic, countries should nonetheless be "in a phase of preparedness." In response to a developing case of the outbreak of the coronavirus in Iran, the WHO has sent a Joint Mission Team there on the same day to assess the situation in the country.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Feb 28, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Very high threat assessment

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Feb 28, 2020

    On 28 February, WHO officials said that the coronavirus threat assessment at the global level will be raised from "high" to "very high," its highest level of alert and risk assessment. Mike Ryan, executive director of WHO’s health emergency program, warned in a statement that "This is a reality check for every government on the planet: Wake up. Get ready. This virus may be on its way and you need to be ready. You have a duty to your citizens, you have a duty to the world to be ready," urging that the right response measures could help the world avoid “the worst of it." Ryan further stated that the current data does not warrant public health officials to declare a global pandemic, saying that the declaration would mean "we’re essentially accepting that every human on the planet will be exposed to that virus."


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Sunday Mar 1, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Situation report - 41

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Sunday Mar 1, 2020

    On March 1, 2020, the WHO announced that the Covid-19 virus infections have reached 87,137 (79,968 in China) and the death count was 2,977 (2,873 in China)


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Mar 9, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 100 thousand mark

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Mar 9, 2020

    On 9, March 2020 the Situation Report – 49, the WHO announced that the infections passed the 100 thousand mark and reached 109,577 and that the number of deaths was 3,809


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Mar 11, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    A Pandemic

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Mar 11, 2020

    On 11 March 2020, the World Health Organization declared the outbreak a pandemic.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Mar 13, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    New Pandemic Center

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Mar 13, 2020

    On 13 March, the WHO declared Europe to be the new center of the pandemic after the rate of new cases in Europe surpassed those recorded in other regions of the world apart from China.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Mar 18, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Who Situational Report -- 58

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Mar 18, 2020

    On 18, March, the WHO declared on its situation report 58 that the number of infections has reached 191,127 and that the death count was 7807.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Mar 27, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    66th situation report by the WHO

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Mar 27, 2020

    On the 66 situation report by the WHO it was announced that the number of infections reached 462,684 and that the death count reached 20,834 worldwide.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Sunday Apr 5, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 1 Million Cases

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Sunday Apr 5, 2020

    On the 4th of April, The Who confirmed that the number of cases has passed a million cases around the world with 1,051,635 cases and 56,985 deaths around 208 countries all over the world.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Apr 13, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 100K Casualty

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Apr 13, 2020

    On the 12th of April of 2020, In the 83rd situation report by the WHO, it was declared that the number of cases has reached 1,696,588 and that the death tally has surpassed the 100,000 cases with 105,952 deaths.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Apr 17, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 2 Million Cases Infected

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Friday Apr 17, 2020

    On the 88th situational report of the WHO in April 17, 2020, the number of cases passed the 2 million mark with 2,074,529 cases and a death toll of 139,378.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Apr 30, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    April's last Situation Report

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday Apr 30, 2020

    On the 101 situation report of the WHO and the last one of April 2020, the WHO declared that the number of cases has reached 3,090,445 cases and the total death count was 217,769.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday May 7, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Quarter a Million Deaths

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Thursday May 7, 2020

    On the 7th of May in 2020, the WHO declared in its 108th situational report that the number of cases was 3,672,238 and that the number of deaths has passed a quarter million with 254,045 deaths.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday May 11, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    4 Million Infections

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday May 11, 2020

    On 11 May 2020, the WHO declared that the number of infections has reached 4,006,257 cases and that the number of deaths was 278,892.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Saturday May 16, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    300K+ Deaths

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Saturday May 16, 2020

    On 16 May 2020, the WHO announced that the number of deaths has surpassed the 300K mark with a total of 302,059 and 4,425,485 infections.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Saturday May 23, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 5 Million Cases Around The World

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Saturday May 23, 2020

    On 23 May 2020, the WHO announced that the infection number has reached 5 million with 5,103,006 cases and the death tally was 333,401.


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Jun 1, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Over 6 Million in Cases of Covid-19

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Monday Jun 1, 2020

    On the first of July, the WHO announced that the number of cases reached 6,057,853 and the death tally became 371,166


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Tuesday Jun 9, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    7+ Million cases

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Tuesday Jun 9, 2020

    On June 9, the number of cases surpassed the 7 million mark, with a total of 7,039,918 cases infected and 404,396 deaths


  • Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Jun 17, 2020

    Covid-19 Pandemic: 2020 Coronavirus outbreak

    Surpassing The 8 Millions Infections

    Geneva, Switzerland
    Wednesday Jun 17, 2020

    On 17 June, the WHO confirmed that the cases of infections have reached 8,061,550 and the death tally reached 440,290.


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