The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday launched a landmark international collaboration to accelerate the development of COVID-19 health technologies.

The new collaboration was launched at a virtual event. Addressing the opening of the event, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said WHO is proud to be uniting with many partners to launch the Access to COVID-19 Tools Accelerator, or the ACT Accelerator.

By launching the international cooperation, the WHO and its partners aim to ensure all people have access to all the tools to defeat COVID-19, said the WHO chief.!language=1


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