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Mounting a digital defence in the fight against coronavirus

A look at the way technology can meet the many challenges thrown up by a global pandemic.  


World Health Day celebrates nurses and midwives

Supporting those on the front lines of the coronavirus.  


A ceasefire is necessary to protect Yemen from coronavirus

Preparing for a pandemic in one of the most fragile countries on earth.  


Peru embarks on a comprehensive approach to COVID-19

As cases rise, the country prepares for the wide-ranging coronavirus, particularly among the most vulnerable.  


Could coronavirus lead to a “positive peace”?

Designing a humanitarian response that leads to more resilient societies.  


Arab states step up response to coronavirus

Almost all nations are taking precautions by closing borders, schools, and public places.  


UNDP support for coronavirus-affected countries goes beyond health

The Global Humanitarian Response Plan addresses the deterioration of human rights, social cohesion, livelihoods and protecting the most vulnerable.  


Applying the hard lessons of coronavirus to the biodiversity crisis

The pace and degree of transformative change can surprise us. Powerful interests want to maintain the status quo, but a crisis challenges these dynamics.  


Preparing better, fighting back, recovering stronger

The spread of COVID-19 will undoubtedly hit Africa harder than anywhere else on Earth, with long-lasting impacts that will be nothing short of catastrophic.  


COVID-19 will change our lives and our way of working

What are the long-term effects of coronavirus and what could it mean for sustainable development?  

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