COVID-19 Daily Updates – March 25 2020

Two new countries/territories/areas from the Western Pacific Region [1], and
Eastern Mediterranean Region [1] have reported cases of COVID-19.

OpenWHO released its introductory video on COVID-19 in Indian sign
language yesterday, which is the first sign language resource on the platform.
The video already has nearly 900 enrolments. Courses in additional languages
can be found here.

As the world tackles the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to ensure that
essential health services and operations continue to be available to protect
the lives of people with malaria, TB and other diseases or health conditions.
More information can be found here and here.

EPI-WIN, WHO’s information network for epidemics, makes easy-tounderstand advice and information available on a dedicated page on the WHO
website. EPI-WIN is also providing employers and workers with timely
information through regular calls. More information can be found on the web
here and in Subject in Focus.

Total (new) cases in last 24 hours

Globally
414 179 confirmed (40 712)
18 440 deaths (2202)

Western Pacific Region
97 766 confirmed (1186)
3518 deaths (16)

European Region
220 516 confirmed (25 007)
11 986 deaths (1797)

South-East Asia Region
2344 confirmed (354)
72 deaths (7)

Eastern Mediterranean Region
29 631 confirmed (2416)
2008 deaths (131)

Region of the Americas
60 834 confirmed (11 390)
813 deaths (248)

African Region
1664 confirmed (359)
29 deaths (3)

Original Source: World Health Organization