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WHO’s pandemic response: from criticism to Nobel? – Yahoo News Australia

In the year since the World Health Organization first described the Covid-19 outbreak as a pandemic, it has faced towering criticism, but has also been…

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In the year since the World Health Organization first described the Covid-19 outbreak as a pandemic, it has faced towering criticism, but has also been showered with praise.
Here is an overview of the main criticisms and plaudits the United Nations health agency has faced since the Covid-19 outbreak first surfaced in China in December 2019.
– Acted too slowly –
From the very start, the WHO faced criticism that it was mishandling the crisis.
Some accused it of taking too long to recognise that the…

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