World Health Organisation gives "positive assessment" to Georgia's coronavirus prevention efforts

The WHO Regional Office for Europe hosted a meeting involving envoys, including Georgia's Ambassador to Denmark Gigi Gigiadze, where the coronavirus threat was a major subject. Photo via WHO., 03 Mar 2020 - 19:20, Tbilisi,Georgia

Officials from the World Health Organisation gave "positive assessment" to Georgia's efforts for preventing a spread of the coronavirus outbreak in the country this week.

In a meeting following a WHO Regional Office for Europe event on the Covid-19 virus in Copenhagen, Regional Director Hans Kluge and Nedret Emiroglu, Director of the Division of Health Emergencies and Communicable Diseases, gave their assessment to Georgia's Ambassador to Denmark Gigi Gigiadze.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia said the two officials had given their approval of the efforts for early identification and prevention of further spread of the virus in Georgia.