COVID-19: Aggiornamenti dal sistema ONU – 8 Aprile


COVID-19 cases in Africa top 10 000 (7 April 2020):

Advice on the use of masks in the community, during home care and in healthcare settings in the context of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak – Interim guidance (6 April 2020):


Silvia Mambelli: how the COVID crisis is uniting the Italian health workforce:

UN News

UN General Assembly: The world’s ‘town hall’ remains open during COVID-19 crisis (7 April 2020):

Vulnerable Indians need urgent help to cope with COVID-19 pandemic: a UN Resident Coordinator blog (7 April 2020):

Mali: UN mission fulfills mandate, aids battle against coronavirus (7 April 2020):

Children vulnerable to abuse and violence during coronavirus lockdowns, UN experts warn (7 April 2020):

Course of coronavirus pandemic across Libya, depends on silencing the guns (7 April 2020):

‘Say no to hate speech and xenophobia’, urges Guterres, marking 26 years since genocide in Rwanda (7 April 2020):

COVID-19 highlights nurses’ vulnerability as backbone to health services worldwide (7 April 2020):

First Person: ‘Fate’ of Italian nurse, and countless other health workers, depends on protective clothing (7 April 2020):


UN mobilizes global cooperation in science-based COVID-19 responses (7 April 2020):


COVID-19: Our hungriest, most vulnerable communities face “a crisis within a crisis” (7 April 2020):

Coping with lockdown: Tips from space – Paolo Nespoli (6 April 2020):


World Health Day 2020: Thanks to Nurses for Supporting IAEA’s Mission (7 April 2020):


ILO: COVID-19 causes devastating losses in working hours and employment (7 April 2020):–en/index.htm

ILO Monitor 2nd edition: COVID-19 and the world of work:—dgreports/—dcomm/documents/briefingnote/wcms_740877.pdf


IOM Releases Guidance for Employers and Businesses on Protection of Migrant Workers During the COVID-19 Crisis (7 April 2020):

Guidance document:


ITU Snapshot Podcast: ICTs and COVID-19:


A young doctor’s fight to stem the spread of COVID-19 in Afghanistan (7 April 2020):


UN experts call for urgent action to mitigate heightened risks of violence against children (7 April 2020):

International Roma Day – 8 April 2020UN expert urges political action to promote equality and non-discrimination during the COVID-19 crisis:

Central African Republic: UN expert calls for restraint and responsibility to protect population (7 April 2020):


COVID-19: Emerging gender data and why it matters (7 April 2020):

Infographic: The Shadow Pandemic – Violence Against Women and Girls and COVID-19 (6 April 2020):

Video: Women on the frontlines of COVID-19 (7 April 2020):


Living with HIV under lockdown (7 April 2020):


Defending competition in the markets during COVID-19 (8 April 2020):

Consumers vs COVID-19 (7 April 2020):


Let’s make post- COVID-19 mobility more sustainable: UNECE issues guidance on reducing car use in cities (7 April 2020):


Food for thought: Instagram cooking show targets food waste during Italy lockdown (7 April 2020):


UNESCO experts urge collective responsibility to protect vulnerable persons in global battle against COVID-19 (7 April 2020): 


COVID-19 threatens already vulnerable maternal and reproductive health systems (6 April 2020):




UNHCR stepping up coronavirus prevention measures for displaced across East, Horn and Great Lakes region of Africa (7 April 2020):

refworld Special Feature on COVID-19:


Launch of Global Multi-Religious Faith-in-Action Covid-19 Initiative – Faith and Positive Change for Children, Families and Communities (7 April 2020):

Debt relief for the poorest countries critical in fight against COVID-19: Statement by UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore (7 April 2020):


In the fight against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) UNRWA staff are on the frontlines (7 April 2020):

Existential fears, Hope and Solidarity: Coping Under 30 days of Quarantine in Aida Camp (7 April 2020):

Video: Coronavirus Health Instructions for Children Animated (7 April 2020):


Avoiding “Mixed Messages” (in times of COVID-19): Towards a Consistent EU Position on World Order (UNU-CRIS working paper):   


Message from Madrid: World Health to Ensure Opportunities for All (7 April 2020):

Healing Solutions for Tourism Challenge (7 April 2020):


UN response depot pivotal in dealing with COVID-19 in Latin America and Caribbean (7 April 2020):


Public Broadcast by WIPO Director General: WIPO Director General Francis Gurry talks about the results of WIPO in 2019; program highlights and challenges for 2020; and management of the COVID-19 crisis and its impact on WIPO services and programs: