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Commission on Limits of Continental Shelf to Hold Fifty-Sixth Session at Headquarters, 5 October–22 November

NEW YORK, 5 October 2022 (Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea) ― The Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf will hold its fifty-sixth session from 5 October to 22 November. There will be no plenary part during the session and its seven weeks will be devoted entirely to the […]

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Reflecting on the implementation of genomic surveillance for COVID-19 and beyond in the African Region

Since its first case was reported on 14 February 2020, the African Region has experienced four distinct waves of COVID-19. Throughout each of these, WHO has continued to work with countries to **scale up pathogen genomic surveillance **to enable the effective detection and response to SARS-CoV-2 variants, through sustainable investments in infrastructure and human resources. […]