Have questions about Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic, here is a worthy news for you. WHO has launched messaging service in order to protect the world public from coronavirus? This service will make available the up-to-date report like current infection rates and other statistics on coronavirus.
It will also offer material on self-protection and on how to protect others from this epidemic conditions. WHO estimates its reach to potentially around 2 billion people be it a health workers, families, friends or government officials.
It will enable people to get epidemic information directly from WHO. This service is accessible through a whatsapp number which opens user’s conversation with directly with WHO.
All you need to do is type “hi” to activate the conversation. Prompting to a selections menu that will help answer the queries in regards to COVID-19.
The WHO’s bot is rather simple, it doesn’t respond to natural language or queries from users. Instead, users can send numbers (or emojis) to get additional information on corresponding subjects – like “myth busters,” “travel advice,” or how to donate to aid efforts.
The other purpose of this is to help the nation administration decision-makers to safeguard the wellbeing of their people.