COVID-19: Aggiornamenti dal sistema ONU – 20 Maggio

UN News

Stand in solidarity to preserve Africa’s hard-won progress, urges UN chief (20 May 2020):

WHO countries agree ‘equitable and timely access’ to coronavirus vaccine, ‘comprehensive evaluation’ of response (19 May 2020):

‘Alarming’ military build-up underway in Libya, as COVID-19 heightens insecurity (19 May 2020):

Coordination essential to beat coronavirus, keep development goals on track (19 May 2020):

Post-pandemic ‘green shift’ in transport could create up to 15 million jobs (19 May 2020):


“Global solidarity with Africa is an imperative” (19 May 2020):

Donated soap helps marginalized stop spread of Covid-19 (19 May 2020): 


Nature Holds Solution to Preventing Pandemics, Secretary-General Says in Observance Message, Stressing Need for Sustainable Management of Biological Diversity (SG/SM/20086, 19 May 2020):


First person: COVID-19 stories from the world of work (19 May 2020):

The fight against COVID-19 should not mean forgetting the 37 million people living with HIV (19 May 2020):

Greening the transport sector in the post COVID-19 recovery could create up to 15 million jobs worldwide (19 May 2020):–en/index.htm    


Major IMO-industry alliance broadens scope of action to cut ship emissions (19 May 2020):  


As Super Cyclone Amphan Approaches, IOM Ramps Up COVID-19 Response in Cox’s Bazar (19 May 2020):

How the Republic of Korea Flattened the Curve Without Nationwide Lockdowns or Border Closures: Report (19 May 2020):

IOM, Migrant Forum in Asia Partner to Promote the Rights of Migrant Workers in International Supply Chains (19 May 2020):


WTISD 2020: The impact of COVID-19 on the sustainable development agenda (19 May 2020):


Cameroon: Humanitarian partners continue COVID-19 response in the north-west and south-west (19 May 2020):

Yemen: COVID-19 through the eyes of a health-care worker (19 May 2020):


Ten things you can learn from women’s resilience that will help you stay strong in the time of COVID-19 (19 May 2020): 


The high possible cost of COVID-19 on new HIV infections among children (19 May 2020):

Gender-based violence and COVID-19—“When we are silent, we allow these crimes to multiply” (19 May 2020):


ANNOUNCEMENT: Launch of an online training course on building business resilience in the face of COVID-19 for small and medium enterprises (20 May 2020): 


The “land between two rivers” adapts to its most recent challenge (19 May 2020):–land-between-two-rivers–adapts-to-its-most-recent-challeng.html


UNECE mobilizes experts to develop guidance on Public-Private Partnerships to help build back ‎stronger from the COVID-19 pandemic‎ (19 May 2020):

Greening the transport sector in the post COVID-19 recovery could create up to 15 ‎million jobs worldwide (19 May 2020): 


“Malaga, don’t let your guard down”: how Malaga is promoting solidarity and sport amidst COVID-19 (19 May 2020):

Back-to-school efforts must include teachers (19 May 2020):

COVID-19 pandemic creates opportunities to strengthen public trust in media in South East Europe (19 May 2020):

A wake-up action: #ArtConnects Online Course for children with special needs (19 May 2020): 


With Yemen’s health system approaching a breaking point, displaced women sew face masks to protect community (19 May 2020):


Olympic Refuge Foundation: Sport can offer hope to displaced communities during the COVID-19 pandemic – Joint IOC/UNHCR press release (19 May 2020):

Indigenous refugees battle Coronavirus in Latin America (19 May 2020):

Why we must help – and learn from – refugees this Ramadan (A version of this op-ed was first published by Al Jazeera on 18 May) / By Filippo Grandi, UN High Commissioner for Refugees (19 May 2020):


Over quarter of a million children in Libya are at risk from vaccine-preventable diseases – Joint UNICEF & WHO Press Release (19 May 2020): 


UNV’s COVID-19 pandemic response:

New era volunteerism in response to COVID-19: Volunteers as harbingers of change (19 May 2020):


WFP and Government of Bangladesh deliver high-energy biscuits to school children affected by COVID-19 school closures (19 May 2020): 


Community Responses to COVID-19: From the Horn of Africa to the Solomon Islands (19 May 2020):

Remarks by World Bank Group President David Malpass during Press Call on 100 Countries Milestone for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Emergency Health Support (19 May 2020):

World Bank Group: 100 Countries Get Support in Response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) (19 May 2020):

Interview with Professor Muyembe, the Ebola and COVID-19 response coordinator in the DRC: “Community engagement and awareness-raising campaigns are key to winning the battle” (19 May 2020):