COVID-19: Aggiornamenti dal sistema ONU – 23 Marzo


WHO Health Alert brings COVID-19 facts to billions via WhatsApp (20 March 2020):

Rapid response teams are racing against the spread of COVID in Africa (19 March 2020):


World Water Day 2020 highlights the essential role of handwashing (20 March 2020):



UN News

Another ‘tragic milestone’: Reported cases of COVID-19 pass 200,000, says UN health chief (20 March 2020):

UN aid teams work round the clock amid COVID-19 pandemic to ensure humanitarian support to millions (20 March 2020):


ICAO, IMO, and UNWTO call for urgent actions to help the aviation and tourism sector withstand COVID-19 impacts (20 March 2020):–UNWTO-call-for-urgent-actions-to-help-the-aviation-and-tourism-sector-withstand-COVID19-impacts-.asp


Precarious workers pushed to the edge by COVID-19 (20 March 2020):


Blunting the Impact and Hard Choices: Early Lessons from China (20 March 2020):


Tackling COVID-19 – a voyage together (19 March 2020):


COVID-19 Does Not Discriminate; Nor Should Our Response (20 March 2020): 


OCHA and COVID-19 (20 March 2020):

Humanitarian workers reiterate need for support to the most vulnerable during COVID-19 pandemic (20 March 2020):


“An immediate human rights response to counter the COVID-19 and the global recession ahead is an urgent priority,” says UN expert (20 March 2020):

COVID-19 does not discriminate; nor should our response (20 March 2020):

States should take action against COVID-19-related expressions of xenophobia, says UN expert:


Checklist for COVID-19 response by UN Women Deputy Executive Director Åsa Regnér (20 March 2020):

COVID-19: Women front and centre (20 March 2020):   


UNAIDS calls for a human rights approach to the COVID-19 outbreak that puts communities at the centre (20 March 2020):

Chains of solidarity and kindness during the COVID-19 outbreak (20 March 2020):


Coronavirus (COVID-19): News, Analysis and Resources:

Urgent need for swift economic response to coronavirus (20 March 2020):


African Finance Ministers call for coordinated COVID-19 response to mitigate adverse impact on economies and society (23 March 2020):


UNESCO’s Response to COVID-19:

COVID-19: UNESCO convenes Education Webinar on equity in schooling (21 March 2020):

Come Together, now!

Amidst global school closures UNESCO’s Futures of Education initiative receives strong support (20 March 2020):


At least 1.7 million jobs will be lost in the Arab region due to the coronavirus pandemic (18 March 2020):


COVID-19: Children at heightened risk of abuse, neglect, exploitation and violence amidst intensifying containment measures (20 March 2020):


World Food Programme gears up to support children left without meals due to COVID-19 school closures (20 March 2020):


We can’t travel, but we can take measures to preserve jobs in the tourism industry (20 March 2020):

World Bank President “A focus on COVID-19” (21 March 2020):