WHO Director-General Tedros Ghebreyesus has issued a warning to countries about the possibility of a new pandemic, urging them to make swift reforms to be prepared. Speaking at the United Nations organization’s General Assembly, he emphasized the need for immediate action, stating that the next pandemic is likely to occur soon. The General Assembly, which is taking place during the 75th anniversary of WHO’s founding, will focus on addressing various global health challenges over the course of 10 days in Geneva. One of the key topics to be discussed is the issue of pandemics. Tedros Ghebreyesus’ warning comes as a call to action for countries to take proactive measures in order to prevent and respond to potential future pandemics.