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WHO official pays tribute to nurses fighting COVID-19

WHO official pays tribute to nurses fighting COVID-19

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 07 Apr 2020, 11:14 am

Beijing/Xinhua/UNI:  World Health Organization (WHO) Representative in China Gauden Galea Tuesday expressed gratitude to nurses on the frontlines of the fight against COVID-19.

"Right now, nurses around the world are at the frontlines of the COVID-19 fight, working tirelessly to save lives and protect others," Galea said at a press conference in Beijing.

He stressed the contribution of the nursing and midwifery professionals and called for support and protection for them.

"COVID-19 has made absolutely clear the importance of investing in the workforce of nursing and midwifery," he said.