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January 28, 2021 3 min read. Bill gates He warned that an upcoming pandemic could be 10 times worse and that humanity is not prepared for it.
“This pandemic is bad, but a future pandemic could be 10 times more serious,” said the magnate, who urged governments to protect their citizens against possible new diseases.
In a post on his foundation’s blog , written in conjunction with his wife Melinda Gates, the billionaire stated that “The unfortunate reality is that COVID-19 may not be the last pandemic. We do not know when the next one will arrive, or if it will be a flu, a coronavirus or some new disease that we have never seen before. But what we do know is that we cannot allow ourselves to be caught off guard again. The threat of the next pandemic will always be over our heads, unless the world takes steps to prevent it.”