G7 leaders have vowed to do whatever it takes, and the G20 will meet this week to agree a joint response. This time, warm words must be matched with action.
There is currently no treatment or vaccine for the new coronavirus which causes COVID-19.
A couple mistook a parasite treatment for a drug which experts hope could be used against COVID-19.
The U.S. has the second highest number of coronavirus cases outside China, according to Johns Hopkins University.
Over 250,000 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed since the pandemic started late last year.
More than 245,000 COVID-19 cases have been confirmed since the pandemic started last year.
There is currently no vaccine or treatment for the virus that causes COVID-19.
Nearly 80 percent of people recover from the COVID-19 virus without requiring any special treatment, the World Health Organization (WHO) notes.
"It's really important that we are careful in the language we use lest it lead to profiling of individuals associated with the virus," the World Health Organization's Mike Ryan said.
Over 200,000 people worldwide have now been infected, according to Johns Hopkins University.
The study ends "any speculation about deliberate genetic engineering," said Josie Golding, epidemics lead at the Wellcome Trust.
Report says epidemic suppression is the "only viable strategy" to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Since last December, more than 182,000 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed worldwide, according to Johns Hopkins University.
There is no evidence the virus can be passed on during pregnancy or in breastmilk, according to The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
There is currently no vaccine or treatment available for the virus which has killed over 6,500 people according to Johns Hopkins University.
The death toll continues to climb and restaurants and cafes have been shut in Spain and France.
It was reported by the South China Morning Post that a 55-year-old from Hubei, China may have had the first confirmed case of the virus.
On Friday, World Health Organization (WHO) Chief Tedros Adhanom stated that Europe has now become the "epicenter" of the COVID-19 outbreak, a respiratory disease caused by the coronavirus.
Social distancing is one of the most important ways to prevent the spread of COVID-19, according to the World Health Organization.
Since the COVID-19 outbreak started last year, scientists have been working to create a vaccine to prevent the spread of the bug.
Commonly reported symptoms for patients with COVID-19 include mild to severe respiratory illness, fever, coughing and difficulty breathing.
The new coronavirus has spread to every continent except Antarctica.
Older people and those with underlying health conditions as most at risk of serious complications from COVID-19, according to the World Health Organization.
It was published the same month a report found the world was not prepared for a health emergency.
"This can include school closures, working from home, and limiting large gatherings, among others measures," Dr. Ralph Morris of the Water Quality & Health Council told Newsweek.
"Pandemic is not a word to use lightly or carelessly. It is a word that, if misused, can cause unreasonable fear," the World Health Organization's director-general said.
Over 66,000 of the 121,000 people confirmed with COVID-19 have recovered since the outbreak started last December.
Diabetes or coronary heart disease patients are also at greater risk of dying, according to a study.