TikTok has announced that it will donate 10 Million dollars to the World Health Organization in the fight against Coronavirus. The global pandemic has brought the world at a standstill were in countries are struggling to fight the deadly virus. The Coronavirus outbreak that began in Wuhan, China has now become a serious medical threat to the human communities across the world, causing immense loss of lives and economy.
TikTok Partners with WHO to fight Coronavirus outbreak
The company announced a partnership with the WHO on its platform for the Covid-19 Information resource. The company has pledged 10 million dollars to help the World Health Organization in its fight and response to the coronavirus crisis.
TikTok published a note on the partnership
TikTok published on its platform,
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“It’s been gratifying to see the global community rally behind the true heroes of this crisis: the health care professionals around the world who are battling on behalf of us all. We believe it’s essential to do everything we can to help the global health community in this fight, and today TikTok is donating $10 million to the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Solidarity Response Fund”.
Fund to help in Covid-19 Response initiatives
“This fund helps the WHO carry out vitally important work, including sending essential supplies to front line health care workers, ensuring communities have access to the latest science-based information, and accelerating efforts to discover life-saving treatments or vaccines.”
Tech companies are coming forward to help in the crisis
A lot of tech companies have come ahead to aid the health agencies in critical times. Most digital platforms are donating money and their resources to help fight the coronavirus outbreak in different ways. Facebook, Google, and Microsoft are pledging their platforms to provide reliable and trustworthy information on the COVID-19.
Facebook Donated more than 100 Million dollars
Moreover, Facebook has donated more than 100 Million dollars in a variety of initiatives to combat the pandemic. LinkedIn has also pledged 22 million dollars to various organizations that are leading the fight against the COvid019 crisis.
TikTok Partnering with WHO to create Covid-19 Awareness
TikTok is partnering with the WHO to promote healthy practices and awareness regarding the coronavirus crisis by using live streams and correct information exchange. The intent is to raise awareness in its billions of users to stay safe and protected against the deadly virus.