Contact tracing in the context of COVID-19

Contact tracing is a key strategy for interrupting chains of transmission of SARS-CoV-2 and reducing COVID-19-associated mortality. This document provides updated guidance on how to establish contact tracing capacity for the control of COVID-19, and how to prioritize contact tracing activities in different settings.

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Year of publication: 2021

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Areas of work: Monitoring and evaluation, Social science
Region: Global

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