Today marks the third anniversary of the pandemic declaration
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The World Health Organisation declared Covid-19 a pandemic on 11th March 2020.
In Ireland more than 8,700 people have died due to the virus – the global figure is over 6.8 million.
Professor of Comparative Immunology at Trinity, Cliona O’Farrelly, says the reduction in the virus’ risk is due to milder strains and vaccines: