ASPHER Statement: Facing the Fourth Winter of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Rok Hrzic, Nadav Davidovitch, Henrique Barros, Henrique Lopes, Jose M Martin Moreno, Amanda J Mason-Jones, Alison McCallum, John Reid, Ralf Reintjes, Mohamud Sheek-Hussein, Judit Simon, Brian Li Han Wong, Lore Leighton, Robert Otok, John Middleton

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The Covid-19 pandemic has shown European governments were not properly prepared for such a public health emergency affecting all our countries and with deep health, social and economic consequences. Public health and other essential public services had been depleted through years of austerity [1]. This winter the world faces a series of existential threats which require leadership and action from our public health community, advising and supporting national and international efforts to protect and maintain the health of people and the planet.
Original languageEnglish
Article number1605395
Number of pages4
JournalPublic health reviews
Publication statusPublished - 3 Oct 2022

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© 2022 Hrzic, Davidovitch, Barros, Lopes, Moreno, Mason-Jones, McCallum, Reid, Reintjes, Sheek-Hussein, Simon, Wong, Leighton, Otok, Middleton and ASPHER.

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