COVID-19: Aggiornamenti dal sistema ONU – 30 Marzo


Information sharing on COVID-19 (29 March 2020):


COVID-19 newsletter:


Mental health and COVID-19 – new resources:


Statement by the Secretary-General – on Donation of Masks to New York City (28 March 2020):

Note to Correspondents – In response to questions regarding the work of Special Coordinator Nickolay Mladenov and Israeli-Palestinian cooperation to address the COVID-19 outbreak (27 March 2020):


A Joint Call for Solidarity, Compassion and UnityBy Miguel Moratinos, The High Representative for the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and Adama Dieng, The Special Advisor for The Prevention of Genocide26 March 2020, New York:

UN News

COVID-19: UN donates 250,000 face masks to NYC health workers (29 March 2020):

First Person: Heartbreak and hope – one doctor’s story from China’s coronavirus ground zero (28 March 2020):

COVID-19: UN donates quarter of a million face masks to NYC health workers (28 March 2020):

COVID-19: UN envoy hails strong Israel-Palestine cooperation (28 March 2020):

UN Global Pulse

Mapping the landscape of artificial intelligence applications against COVID-19 (26 March 2020):

COVID-19 – Mappatura globale di applicazioni di AI per la lotta al virus:


The United Nations supports frontline COVID-19 response (27 Mar 2020):


From DESA-Alert:

The World Economic Situation and Prospects Monthly Briefing (WESP) will be launched on 1 April, focusing on the impact of COVID-19 on the global economy. The Briefing is prepared by the Global Economic Monitoring Branch of UN/DESA’s Economic Analysis and Policy Division. It is published on the first business day of the month.

A new web portal that showcases UN DESA’s response to the global COVID-19 pandemic has been launched. The portal will shine a light on the cutting-edge analysis and policy advice in those areas where UN DESA’s voice is critical to addressing this global crisis. The portal will feature a series of policy briefs on COVID-19, which draw on unique expertise from around the Department. The first set of these policy briefs will be launched on 1 April 2020.


COVID-19 cruelly highlights inequalities and threatens to deepen them – Comment (30 March 2020):–en/index.htm

ILO: COVID-19 mette crudelmente in evidenza le disuguaglianze e minaccia di aggravarle:


UNDP support for coronavirus-affected countries goes beyond health / Asako Okai, Assistant Secretary General & Director, UNDP Crisis Bureau (28 March 2020):


In moments of crisis, people need culture / by Ernesto Ottone, UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Culture (29 March 2020):

COVID19 – UNESCO – Nei momenti di crisi le persone hanno bisogno di cultura:


Information about the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19):

As universities move to online teaching, UNODC’s rule of law modules will enrich any curriculum (24 March 2020):–unodcs-rule-of-law-modules-will-enrich-any-curriculum.html


March 27, 2020 end of week update: Important steps: