The World Health Organization WhatsApp Health Alert provides vital information on COVID-19 to help keep people safe during the global outbreak. The service includes information on symptoms of COVID-19 as well as how people can protect themselves and others.
The service is free and can be activated by following these easy steps:
Click on this link and type “hi” into the chatbox to start a conversation with the WHO chatbot. Users are then offered a range of options providing more details about the pandemic, including information on the latest numbers, how to protect yourself and rumours circulating about COVID-19.
Alternatively add the number +41 22 501 76 55 as a contact on WhatsApp to access direct information about the COVID-19 pandemic.