COVID-19: Aggiornamenti dal sistema ONU – 12 Maggio


The cost of inaction: COVID-19-related service disruptions could cause hundreds of thousands of extra deaths from HIV (11 May 2020):

WHO statement: Tobacco use and COVID-19 (11 May 2020):

Countering misinformation about COVID-19: A joint campaign with the Government of the United Kingdom and BBC World (11 May 2020):


Preparing for a long, hot summer with COVID-19 (11 May 2020):,-hot-summer-with-covid-19

COVID-19: collaboration, coordination, communication – Joining forces for healthier populations (11 May 2020):,-coordination,-communication-joining-forces-for-healthier-populations 


Basic Psychosocial Skills – A Guide for COVID-19 Responders (Final draft) (11 May 2020): 

UN News

Tedros highlights complex challenges posed by COVID-19 resurgence, following easing of lockdowns (11 May 2020):

‘Urgency to act’ for sustainable development, greater than ever as coronavirus pandemic continues (11 May 2020):

UN officials call for release of detained Palestinian children amid pandemic (11 May 2020):

UN issues ‘wake-up call’: Don’t sideline AIDS response during COVID-19 crisis (11 May 2020):

Ensure city poor and vulnerable are fed, amidst lockdown hunger risk, urges UN (10 May 2020):


COVID-19: UN counters pandemic-related hate and xenophobia (11 May 2020):

Children keeping active with Hello Kitty and friends (11 May 2020):


Millions Depend on Swift, Decisive COVID-19 Response, Deputy Secretary-General Says, Outlining Collective Plan to Overcome Historic Global Crisis (DSG/SM/1406, 11 May 2020):


The role of religious leaders in addressing the multiples challenges of COVID-19 (12 May 2020, 4pm): 


IAEA Project to Help Countries Tackle COVID-19 Draws €22 Million in Funding (11 May 2020):


Before and during COVID-19, an e-voucher initiative makes a difference for Kenyan farmers (11 May 2020):


Blog: The construction sector can help lead the economic recovery – Here’s how (11 May 2020):


How Pandemics Leave the Poor Even Farther Behind (11 May 2020): 


IOM Supports Migrants Stranded on Cote d’Ivoire – Ghana Border; Border Officials Trained and Equipped Amid COVID-19 Crisis (12 May 2020):

Migrants Continue Central Mediterranean Crossings Amid COVID-19 Pandemic, Even as Rescue ‘Gap’ Makes Passage More Perilous (12 May 2020):

IOM Provides Relief to Vulnerable Migrants in Response to COVID-19 in Argentina (12 May 2020):

‘Sincere Talk’ Social Media Campaign Fights Stigma in Armenia (12 May 2020):

New Mobile Translation App Helping IOM’s Work with COVID-19 in the Western Balkans (12 May 2020):


Risk of spread of COVID-19 increases in the Sahel (11 May 2020):

Occupied Palestinian Territory: UN officials call for release of children in detention in light of COVID-19 (11 May 2020):


Human rights staff in Kenya join forces with partners to support COVID-19 prevention and response (8 May 2020):


Meeting of African Ministers in charge of Gender and Women’s Affairs on “COVID-19 Response and Recovery” – a Gendered Framework (11 May 2020):

UN Women delivers lifeline support to women’s and grassroots organizations for COVID-19 response (11 May 2020):


Participants at COVID-19 Urban Thinkers Campus discuss critical need for housing (11 May 2020):

Women’s leadership will be critical in the post-COVID-19 era #BeyondTheOutbreak (11 May 2020):


People with disabilities often left behind by HIV responses – Update (12 May 2020):

Feature story: United Nations agencies coordinate their COVID-19 response in South Africa (12 May 2020):

Feature story: Dealing with COVID-19 in Cameroon (11 May 2020):

The cost of inaction: COVID-19-related service disruptions could cause hundreds of thousands of extra deaths from HIV (11 May 2020):

Feature story: HIV testing and support for homeless people in Belarus (11 May 2020): 


Science and innovation funds key to COVID-19 responses and beyond (11 May 2020):


Briefing Note: Gender-based violence and COVID-19 (11 May 2020):


COVID-19: Trade expert says AfCFTA could help Africa bounce back (11 May 2020):


Perspectives from Europe on Leadership in a Global Crisis – UN Global Compact regional spotlight session: 12 May 2020

Join UNECE Executive Secretary Olga Algayerova alongside speakers including European Commission Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans and business leaders as they share experiences of responding to COVID-19 and discuss how to pursue immediate and coordinated multi-stakeholder action.


UNEP steps up work on zoonotics, protecting environment to reduce pandemic risks (12 May 2020):

Harnessing tech to employ last-mile tree planters in a COVID-19 world (12 May 2020):

Record global carbon dioxide concentrations despite COVID-19 crisis (11 May 2020):


Indigenous, Afro-Honduran communities join together to fight pandemic (11 May 2020):


Refugee children hard hit by coronavirus school closures (11 May 2020):

UNHCR warns stateless people risk being left behind in coronavirus response (11 May 2020):

UNHCR urges sustained support to protect world’s forcibly displaced from “devastating” impact of coronavirus (11 May 2020):   


In light of COVID-19 crisis, UN officials call for immediate release of all children in detention, including Palestinian children (11 May 2020):


COVID-19 in Kenya: UNIDO raises awareness about food safety (8 May 2020):


UN Volunteer nursing COVID-19 patients in Mali (12 May 2020):

Enhancing responsiveness to stakeholders through UNV’s new Service Desk (11 May 2020):


Debt Relief and COVID-19 (Factsheet, 11 May 2020):