Head of the World Health Organisation, Tedros Ghebreyesus, has warned that the coronavirus would not be the last pandemic, saying on the first International Day of Epidemic Preparedness that the world is dangerously short-sighted, throwing money at outbreaks without doing anything to prepare for the next one. Ghebreyesus insisted that any efforts to improve human health are doomed unless they address the critical interface between human and animals and the existential threat of climate change that is making our earth less habitable.