COVID-19: Aggiornamenti dal sistema ONU – 24 Aprile


WHO reports fivefold increase in cyber attacks, urges vigilance (23 April 2020):

Vaccines work at all ages, everywhere (23 April 2020):


Invest in the overlooked and unsung: build sustainable people-centred long-term care in the wake of COVID-19 (23 April 2020):

 UN News

‘Leave no one behind’ mantra matters more than ever, as coronavirus threatens all humanity: Guterres (23 April 2020):

Common coronavirus enemy, forges some Palestine-Israel cooperation, but West Bank annexation looms (23 April 2020):

Human rights ‘uplift everyone’; must guide COVID-19 recovery response, says UN chief (23 April 2020):

Intensifying shelling and COVID-19 pandemic creates ‘perfect storm’ in Libya (23 April 2020):


UN Forum on Financing for Development: COVID-19 crisis requires bold response to build back better (23 April 2020):

UN/DESA Policy Brief #62: The COVID-19 pandemic: a wake-up call for better cooperation at the science–policy–society interface (22 April 2020):


Poor Countries Need Massive, Urgent Support, Secretary-General Tells Economic and Social Council Financing Forum, Citing ‘Deep and Uncharted Territory’ (SG/SM/20057, 23 April 2020):

Global Cooperation Must Adapt to Meet Biggest Threat since Second World War, Secretary-General Says on International Day, as COVID-19 Transcends Borders (SG/SM/20058, 23 April 2020):

Human Rights-Based Response Can Help Beat COVID-19 Crisis, Secretary-General Says, Outlining New People-Centred Report to Guide Global Strategy (SG/SM/20056, 23 April 2020): 


Votes Without a Meeting During the COVID-19 Pandemic, 23 Apr 2020

Letter dated 23 April 2020 regarding decision-making of the General Assembly by a vote (excluding elections) without a plenary meeting during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic


Recipes for Change: Chef Lance Seeto’s homemade chicken, ginger and greens soup (23 April 2020):


Global action to beat COVID-19 crisis vital to prevent employment disaster, ILO tells G20 ministers (23 April 2020):–en/index.htm


A Post-Coronavirus Recovery in Asia—Extending a “Whatever it Takes” Lifeline to Small Businesses (23 April 2020):

Epidemiologists Help Steer Economy Through COVID-19 (23 April 2020):


Migration from Africa to Arabian Gulf Decreases, Risks Facing Migrants Increase as Countries Grapple with COVID-19 (23 April 2020):

Returned Migrants in Sierra Leone Use Music and Ebola Experience to Combat COVID-19 (23 April 2020):


COVID-19 and human rights: UN says ‘we are all in this together’ (23 April 2020):

Yemen: Race against time to address COVID-19 (23 April 2020):


Bachelet alarmed by media clampdowns, says public has right to know about COVID-19 (24 April 2020):   

COVID-19: Israel must release Palestinian prisoners in vulnerable situation, say UN experts (24 April 2020):

COVID-19: UN Experts call for international solidarity to alleviate financial burdens of developing countries and the most vulnerable (23 April 2020):


Support UN-Habitat’s COVID-19 Response Plan:

Cultural mobilization in the COVID-19 pandemic (24 April 2020): 


COVID-19 is a matter of life and debt, global deal needed (23 April 2020):

From the Great Lockdown to the Great Meltdown: Developing Country Debt in the Time of Covid-19:    


COVID-19: $30 million Rapid Response Facility launched for vulnerable countries (23 April 2020):

How COVID-19 fosters support and solidarity (23 April 2020):


Innovative tech and connectivity key to fighting COVID-19 in Africa (23 April 2020):


For better or for worse: the delicate relationship between people and the wildlife around them (23 April 2020):


New UNESCO Policy Briefs launched assessing the COVID-19 ‘Disinfodemic’ (24 April 2020):

Combating the disinfodemic: Working for truth in the time of COVID-19:

DISINFODEMIC: Deciphering COVID-19 disinformation:

DISINFODEMIC: Dissecting responses to COVID-19 disinformation:

UNESCO, WHO and Knight Center launch a MOOC for journalists facing the COVID-19 pandemic (23 April 2020):

More than 130 Ministers call for support to culture sector in COVID-19 crisis response (23 April 2020):

UNESCO Global Geoparks continue supporting communities during COVID-19 pandemic (23 April 2020):

Earth School launched to keep students connected to nature in the time of COVID-19 (23 April 2020):

UNESCO launches social media campaign to address Covid-19 disinformation in South East Europe and Turkey (23 April 2020):

To counter the “infodemic” that quickly spread online amid the Covid-19 outbreak, UNESCO launches a MIL social media campaign in the context of the EU-funded project Building Trust in Media in South East Europe and Turkey – Phase 2.


UN refugee chief calls for solidarity during Ramadan (23 April 2020):

On the eve of Ramadan, UNHCR calls for support for refugees and displaced people as millions are exposed to deprivation amid the COVID-19 crisis (23 April 2020):

Storytellers brighten lives of refugee children on coronavirus lockdown: Volunteers in Spain are recording bedtime stories to share with children in reception centres via WhatsApp in a UNHCR-backed project. (23 April 2020): 


World’s most defiantly joyful song rereleased by UNICEF: Mama Africa’s smash-hit “Pata Pata” rerecorded by Angelique Kidjo to to spread information and hope in a time of Coronavirus:


COVID-19: Stay up-to-date with the latest on UNOPS support to response efforts:   


This Ramadan, support Palestine refugees in Gaza:


Mail delivery in the time of Coronavirus (24 April 2020): 


UN humanitarian agencies appeal for US$ 15 million for joint COVID-19 response for Sahrawi refugees in Algeria (23 April 2020):


A Shock Like No Other: Coronavirus Rattles Commodity Markets (23 April 2020):