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Interim Guidance: Overview of public health and social measures in the context of COVID-19

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WHO, World Health Organization

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, countries around the world have put in place a range of public health and social measures to suppress or stop community spread of the disease. The purpose of this document is to provide an overview of public health and social measures, and to present strategies to limit any possible harm resulting from these interventions. The guidance is intended to inform national and local health authorities and other decision-makers at all levels.

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