COVID-19: Aggiornamenti dal sistema ONU – 31 Marzo


WHO releases guidelines to help countries maintain essential health services during the COVID-19 pandemic (30 March 2020):

COVID-19 – Linee guida del WHO per aiutare gli Stati a mantenere servizi sanitari essenziali durante la pandemia:


How is the United Nations responding to the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) / COVID-19 outbreak?:

The United Nations supports frontline COVID-19 response:

UN News

‘Immediate nationwide ceasefire’ needed for all-out effort to counter COVID-19 in Syria (30 March 2020):

Coronavirus necessitates global increase in protective equipment, medical supplies: UN health chief (30 March 2020):

Release inmates in Yemen to avert nationwide coronavirus outbreak, experts urge (30 March 2020):

UN helps Pacific prepare for COVID-19 pandemic, warns that children are ‘hidden victims’ (30 March 2020):

$2.5 trillion COVID-19 rescue package needed for world’s emerging economies (30 March 2020):

COVID-19 stoking xenophobia, hate and exclusion, minority rights expert warns (30 March 2020):


Defending Africa from COVID-19; UN and Governments brace for virus spread (30 March 2020):


World Economic Forum: FAO Director-General speaks against food trade restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic (30 March 2020):


NEW WEB PORTAL — COVID-19 pandemic:

Serving the rural poor in the time of physical distancing: Staying safe, well – and connected (27 March 2020):


New guidelines to help employers support families during COVID-19 (30 March 2020):–en/index.htm

E-Discussion: Continuing online learning and skills development in times of the COVID-19 crisis (30 March 2020):


Europe’s COVID-19 Crisis and the Fund’s Response (30 March 2020):


Mobility Restrictions COVID-19:


UN humanitarian chief: All of humanity must fight back against COVID-19 (30 March 2020):


Human rights experts call for immediate release of political prisoners and detainees in yemen given risk of spread of covid-19 (30 March 2020):

COVID-19 fears should not be exploited to attack and exclude minorities – UN expert (30 March 2020):

COVID-19: Measures needed to protect people deprived of liberty, UN torture prevention body says (30 March 2020):

Advice of the Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture to States Parties and National Preventive Mechanisms relating to the Coronavirus Pandemic (adopted on 25th March 2020) (advance unedited version):


Take five: “We need to have a common vision and ideology to advocate for the rights of all women and girls with one voice” (30 March 2020):

Greater support needed for working families as COVID-19 takes hold (30 March 2020):


Feature story, COVID-19 and HIV: “You’re welcome!” (30 March 2020):


UNCDF Response to COVID-19:


UN calls for $2.5 trillion coronavirus crisis package for developing countries (30 March 2020):

COVID-19 – UNCTAD – L’ONU chiede 2,5 trilioni di dollari per i Paesi in via di sviluppo:

Trade and Development Report Update: The Covid-19 Shock to Developing Countries:Towards a “whatever it takes” programme for the two-thirds of the world’s population being left behind:


COVID-19: Looming crisis in developing countries threatens to devastate economies and ramp up inequality (30 March 2020):


ECA contributes awareness materials to aid Ethiopia’s fight against COVID-19 (30 March 2020):


UNESCO mobilizes 122 countries to promote open science and reinforced cooperation in the face of COVID-19 (30 March 2020):

In Chengdu, free meals for doctors & nurses (30 March 2020):

#Cinemadacasa, Culture against Covid-19 (30 March 2020):

How is the coronavirus affecting learners with disabilities? (30 March 2020):

UNESCO Creative City of Rome unites citizens during COVID-19 crisis through film (30 March 2020):

Motivating children during remote learning: Tips for Teachers and Parents (30 March 2020):

The Caribbean determined against COVID-19 (29 March 2020):

UNESCO stresses importance of safety of journalists amid COVID-19 pandemic (27 March 2020):

Webinar Series on “Bioethics and Covid-19 Response in the Arab region” – 2 April:


UNHCR: Staying and delivering for refugees amid COVID-19 crisis (31 March 2020):


Greater support needed for working families as COVID-19 takes hold – UNICEF and ILO (30 March 2020):


When a global pandemic has your address, but your government doesn’t know where you are (30 March 2020):


World Food Programme Travel Restrictions Site: 


East Asia and Pacific: Countries Must Act Now to Mitigate Economic Shock of COVID-19 (30 March 2020):

United Nations Audiovisual Library of International Law

“International Law and Infectious Disease Control”, lecture by Professor Gian Luca Burci, Former Legal Counsel of the WHO: