Who decides on the status of a pandemic?

According to the guidelines on pandemic influenza risk management, which were revised in 2017, the general director of the WHO has the right to declare a pandemic. When can the WHO Secretary-General declare a pandemic and what is the consequence? Read more... https://www.theeuropean.de/beatrice-bischof/wann-darf-der-generalsekretaer-der-who-eine-pandemie-ausrufen