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    UNIS/VIC/284
    18 November 2020

    Message from the main Vienna International Centre organizations

    VIENNA, 18 November (UN Information Service) - This is a message from the four main organizations based at the Vienna International Centre (VBOs).

    The Vienna International Centre (VIC) Medical Service reported that one person who works for the United Nations Office at Vienna/UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNOV/UNODC) tested positive for SARS CoV-2. There was no workplace exposure.

    The cumulative total number of people who have tested positive among personnel of the VIC-based organizations is 156, of whom 133 work at the VIC. Of the total of 156 personnel, 110 have recovered.

    The four main VBOs are the United Nations Office at Vienna/UN Office on Drugs and Crime, the International Atomic Energy Agency, the UN Industrial Development Organization and the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization.

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    Martin Nesirky
    Director, UNIS Vienna
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    Email: martin.nesirky[at]un.org   

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