COVID-19: Aggiornamenti dal sistema ONU – 28 Maggio


High-Level Event on Financing for Development in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond, 28 May 2020 (8 a.m – 12 p.m. EST), New York


The World Health Organization, UN Foundation and Illumination partner on health messages (27 May 2020):

Smoking and COVID-19 – Scientific Brief (26 May 2020):


Community pharmacists are key players in COVID-19 response and must stay up-to-date on guidance (27 May 2020):

UN News

WHO Foundation to broaden funding base for global health investment (27 May 2020):

COVID-19: A ‘new and deadly threat’ for civilians caught up in violence (27 May 2020):

‘Lockdown generation’ of young workers will need extra help after COVID-19, urges UN labour chief (27 May 2020):

US states ‘manipulating’ COVID-19 pandemic to restrict abortion access, rights experts charge (27 May 2020):


“AKID2030 – COVID-19”: Keeping the SDGs promise is the right response to Covid-19 (27 May 2020):


Protecting Civilians in Conflict Requires Stronger Adherence to International Law,  Accountability for Violations, Secretary-General Tells Security Council (SG/SM/20097, 27 May 2020):


Leverage Reforms to Help World Win ‘Epic’ Battle against Coronavirus, Deputy Secretary-General Urges Economic and Social Council (DSG/SM/1415, 27 May 2020):


Responding creatively to crises with non-traditional farming: Tunnel and vertical gardens are shortening supply chains, ensuring access to fresh food during the COVID-19 pandemic (27 May 2020):

UN agencies and Italian Red Cross sign cooperation agreement to prevent COVID-19 (27 May 2020):


Protecting health and protecting livelihoods: a delicate balance in the era of COVID-19 (27 May 2020):

Long-term development supports quick action in a crisis: an update from Asia and the Pacific (27 May 2020):

The potential impact of COVID-19 on China’s food security: Prospects for food imports (27 May 2020):

Media invite: WEF panel (27 May 2020): 


ILO: More than one in six young people out of work due to COVID-19 (27 May 2020):–en/index.htm

Spanish Flu and COVID-19 – are there lessons for the world of work? (27 May 2020):  


Pacific Islands Threatened by COVID-19 (27 May 2020): 


UN agencies call for urgent action on crew changes and keyworker designation for sea and air workers (27 May 2020):


OCHA and ICRC op-ed: Conflict and COVID-19 are a deadly mix (27 May 2020): 


Vulnerable groups in Serbia facing deeper discrimination due to COVID-19 (27 May 2020):

United States: Authorities manipulating COVID-19 crisis to restrict access to abortion, say UN experts (27 May 2020):


On the front lines of COVID-19, women’s organizations provide vital services as first responders as violence against women spikes (27 May 2020):

Press release: UN Women raises awareness of the shadow pandemic of violence against women during COVID-19 (27 May 2020): 


Africa: How Urban Mobility Can Come Back Stronger in a Post-Pandemic World (27 May 2020): 


Feature story: Pia Wurtzbach on how she is helping the response to COVID-19 (27 May 2020):


UNCDF and Sida Partnership Looks to Support Last-Mile Digital Inclusion Beyond COVID-19 (27 May 2020):


UN seeks to build transport and trade resilience in wake of COVID-19 (28 May 2020):

Post-Pandemic Plea for Sustainable Value Chains (27 May 2020):

COVID-19 heightens need for pharmaceutical production in poor countries (27 May 2020):

Ten actions to boost low and middle-income countries’ productive capacity for medicines (27 May 2020): 


Yemen – Coronavirus could mean millions go hungry (27 May 2020):


10 Arab Countries Shared their Lessons Learned in Preparing & Responding to COVID -19 During their Participation in UNDRR ROAS Webinar (28 May 2020):


UN Deputy Chief: After COVID-19, Africa can build back better:


Greater International Financial Cooperation is Crucial for Latin American and Caribbean Countries to be Able to Face the “Perfect Storm” Unleashed by the COVID-19 Crisis (26 May 2020): 


Deep Dive: Lockdown gives dive operators time to rethink sustainability (27 May 2020):


Launch of UNESCO Report on museums around the world in the face of COVID-19 (27 May 2020):

Report in English & French:

Global Education Coalition facilitates free Internet access for distance education in several countries (27 May 2020):

Culture Responding to Crises at The Time of Covid-19: Facing Emergencies in The Emergency (27 May 2020):


Nine things you need to know about periods and the pandemic (28 May 2020):


Periods in the pandemic: 9 things we need to know (27 May 2020):

COVID-19: Number of children living in household poverty to soar by up to 86 million by end of year (27 May 2020):


Protecting those that protect us: 


Deaths from COVID-19 Could Be the Tip of the Iceberg (25 May 2020):


Leaving no one behind: supporting refugees in Tajikistan to tackle COVID-19 (27 May 2020):


DDG Wolff: This is the time to consider the future of the multilateral trading system (27 May 2020):

Members discuss impact of COVID-19 on developing economies’ participation in world trade (26 May 2020):


The Last Decade to Leave No One Behind (28 May 2020):

COVID-19 Intensifies the Urgency to Expand Sustainable Energy Solutions Worldwide (28 May 2020):

Periods Don’t Stop for Pandemics – Neither Will Our Efforts to Bring Safe Menstrual Hygiene to Women and Girls (28 May 2020):