Viral Diseases Professor: Could NZ follow Denmark in lifting Covid restrictions?

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Mon, 13 Sep 2021, 9:07AM
People sit outside a restaurant for outdoor service in Roskilde Denmark, as cafes and bars reopened, after 548 days with restrictions. (Photo / AP)
People sit outside a restaurant for outdoor service in Roskilde Denmark, as cafes and bars reopened, after 548 days with restrictions. (Photo / AP)

Viral Diseases Professor: Could NZ follow Denmark in lifting Covid restrictions?

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Mon, 13 Sep 2021, 9:07AM

Some good news over the weekend with Denmark sending half a million Pfizer vaccines to New Zealand.

But this comes as Denmark is completely getting rid of its own Covid restrictions.

What makes their situation interesting is how they have a similar population to us.

So what have they done right and could we learn a thing or two from Denmark?

Professor of Viral Diseases at Copenhagen University Hospital Jens Lundgren joined Kate Hawkesby.

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