COVID-19: Aggiornamenti dal sistema ONU – 7 Maggio

UN News

Corruption, political blockages, threaten international efforts to help Bosnia and Herzegovina weather coronavirus (6 May 2020):

Coronavirus: Health system overload threatens pregnant women and newborns (6 May 2020):

Average of 80,000 COVID-19 new cases a day in April: UN health agency (6 May 2020):

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, thousands stranded in Bay of Bengal ‘unable to come ashore’ (6 May 2020):

Venezuelans ‘teetering on the brink of survival’ warn UN human rights experts (6 May 2020):

COVID-19 crisis putting human trafficking victims at risk of further exploitation, experts warn (6 May 2020):

Senior UN official calls for universal basic income to tackle growing inequality (6 May 2020):

Coronavirus and human rights: New UN report calls for disability-inclusive recovery (6 May 2020): 


COVID-19: UN harnesses the power of culture to inspire hope and solidarity (6 May 2020):

Creating in the time of coronavirus (6 May 2020):

Elite chefs cook for special clientele during Covid-19: frontline workers and the elderly (6 May 2020):


Together we can win the war against COVID-19 — Dr. John Nkengasong, Director of Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) (7 May 2020):

Africa Renewal: April 2020 Special Edition on COVID-19: 


Pandemic Reveals How Excluded Are Society’s Most Marginalized, Secretary-General Says, Launching Policy Brief on Persons with Disabilities and COVID-19 (SG/SM/20074, 6 May 2020):


ICAO issues new guidance on COVID-19 aviation safety risks (6 May 2020): 


When they came home: Migration and responses to COVID-19 in India (6 May 2020):

Small-scale farmers can help build resilient food systems in a post–COVID-19 world (6 May 2020):


ILO evaluates impact of COVID-19 crisis on informal economy workers (6 May 2020):–en/index.htm


Fiscal Policies for the Recovery from COVID-19 (6 May 2020):


Keeping Displaced Communities Safe and Healthy As COVID-19 Pandemic Takes Hold:

IOM COVID-19 Points Of Entry Weekly Analysis (6 May 2020):


AI for Good Webinar – Episode #7, The Future of Food, AI + Food, 7 May 2020, 18:00 – 19:30 Geneva:

In India, the opportunities and challenges of telemedicine during COVID-19 – and longer term (6 May 2020):


Updated COVID-19 Global Humanitarian Response Plan (7 May 2020):

Global humanitarian response to COVID-19 highlights need for innovative ways to address mental health (6 May 2020):

Central African Republic: Humanitarian Fund allocates $12 million to support emergency response (6 May 2020):

Before and after: How COVID-19 is changing humanitarian operations (6 May 2020):

Myanmar: Humanitarians maintain life-saving support to internally displaced people as COVID-19 outbreak evolves (6 May 2020):


UN expert urges adoption of draft declaration on international solidarity (6 May 2020):

COVID-19: Urgent need for child protection services to mitigate the risk of child sexual abuse and exploitation worldwide (6 May 2020):


Op-ed: We cannot allow COVID-19 to reinforce the digital gender divide / By UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka and Plan international CEO Anne-Birgitte Albrectsen (6 May 2020):

Youth volunteers combat online misinformation on COVID-19 in Arab States (6 May 2020):


Youth in Nairobi slum use murals to educate the community about COVID-19 (6 May 2020): 


UNAIDS urges countries to stay focused on HIV prevention during the COVID-19 pandemic (6 May 2020): tain-life-saving-support-internally-displaced-people-covid-19

Mitigating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic among people living with HIV in India (6 May 2020):


How did Vietnam do it? Public Health and Fiscal Measures Beat Back COVID-19 (6 May 2020): 


Why the global science community must come and stay together beyond the coronavirus pandemic (6 May 2020):


UNECE publishes new guidance for inclusion of older people living in ‎institutions in national social statistics (6 May 2020):

Transparent value chains can help make the fashion industry’s post-COVID recovery more resilient ‎and sustainable ‎(6 May 2020):


Birds Connect Our World (7 May 2020):


How does Africa envision Covid and it’s aftermath ? Webinar, 7 May, 14h00-16h30 GMT+2:

Biotechnology research to combat COVID-19 (India) (7 May 2020):

While readers flock towards fact-based news, there is an urgent need to support independent journalism, say media experts (6 May 2020): 


UN issues US$6.7 billion appeal to protect millions of lives and stem the spread of coronavirus in fragile countries (7 May 2020): 


Pregnant mothers and babies born during COVID-19 pandemic threatened by strained health systems and disruptions in services (7 May 2020):


Research Brief – COVID-19 and the drug supply chain: from production and trafficking to use:


Engaging women and youth in fighting COVID-19 (5 May 2020):


International Tourist Numbers Could Fall 60-80% in 2020, UNWTO Reports (7 May 2020):


An Post (Ireland) supporting young and old in the pandemic (7 May 2020):


COVID-19 impacts observing system (7 May 2020): 


The COVID-19 Pandemic: Shocks to Education and Policy Responses (7 May 2020):