#WorldHealthData 📊: All over the world, the #COVID19 pandemic is causing significant loss of life, disrupting livelihoods, and threatening the recent advances in health and progress towards global development goals.
According to the State of the World’s Nursing Report 2020: ☑Governments must invest in massive acceleration of nursing education ☑6 million new nursing jobs must be created by 2030 ☑Investments must be made in nurse leadership
🌍 needs more nurses! We face a global shortage of at least 5.9 million nurses – with greatest gaps in Africa, Southeast Asia, countries in the Eastern Mediterranean region, and some in Latin America.#SupportNursesAndMidwives
There is currently insufficient information to confirm any link between tobacco or nicotine in the prevention or treatment of #COVID19. Researchers, scientists & the media are urged to be cautious about amplifying such unproven claims.