COVID-19 Pandemic Leads to Drop of Maternal Health Care in Africa, Raising Fears of Increased Mortality

While almost every country has experienced disruption to its health services since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, several countries in Africa have been severely impacted, leading to the suspension of maternal, neonatal, and child health care. Project HOPE warns that decades of progress made to prevent maternal complications and deaths across the continent could be reversed, and calls countries to develop public health responses that ensure the continuation of women’s health services during times of emergency. “Globally, and in many African countries, women have borne the brunt of the…

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WHO Director-General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 – 12 April 2021

• We have now seen seven consecutive weeks of increasing cases, and four weeks of increasing deaths. Last week was the fourth-highest number of cases in a single week so far. • This is despite the fact that more than 780 million doses of vaccine have now been administered globally. This disease is not flu. Young, healthy people have died. And we still don’t fully understand the long-term consequences of infection for those who survive. • With a concerted effort to apply public health measures alongside equitable vaccination, we could…

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African Experts Urge Local COVID-19 Vaccine Manufacturing

JOHANNESBURG – Africa is lagging in vaccinating its people against the COVID-19 disease, and continental heads of state and international health officials say vaccine manufacturing must come to Africa in earnest to combat both the illness and future health emergencies. These experts, alongside African heads of state and international finance figures, are meeting virtually this week to hash out an ambitious plan to bring more manufacturing capability to the continent. South Africa only recently started to make the COVID-19 vaccine, but is the main producer on the continent. While Africa…

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Industry Leading SAFR Facial Recognition for Live Video Integrated with Geutebrück VMS

Featuring real-time, automated, low-bias identification of opt-in staff and persons of interest Gbruck-SAFR SEATTLE, April 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SAFR from RealNetworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNWK) today announced that its SAFR facial recognition system for live video is now integrated with the Geutebrück G-Core VMS (Video Management System). SAFR for Geutebrück is an AI layer […]

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Reconhecimento Facial SAFR, líder em vídeo ao vivo, integrado com o VMS da Geutebrück

Identificação em tempo real, automatizada, com baixo viés, para funcionários e pessoas de interesse Gbruck-SAFR SEATTLE, April 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SAFR from RealNetworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNWK) anunciou hoje que seu sistema de reconhecimento facial SAFR, líder para vídeo ao vivo, agora está integrado com o VMS Geutebrück G-Core (Sistema de Gerenciamento de Vídeo). […]

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