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12-05-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing: COVID-19 Ukraine - OCHA

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Almost no humanitarian aid is entering the non-government-controlled areas in Ukraine due to Covid-19 lockdown measures. Since the third week in March practically no humanitarian aid has reached eastern Ukraine beyond the “contact line” that separates the government-controlled and non-government-controlled areas of the country.

08-05-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing: Somalia COVID-19 - UNHCR

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Conflicts and heavy floods force tens of thousands of people to flee their homes in Somalia amidst COVID-19. The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) calls for a strong and coordinated response from the international community, national and local Somali authorities and humanitarian actors to meet the massive humanitarian needs arisen in Somalia due to conflicts and heavy floods which force people to leave their homes amidst Covid-19.

08-05-2020 | Edited News , Press Conferences , COVID-19

WHO Press conference: Covid-19 Zoonotic Origin

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Press conference WHO: Covid-19 Zoonotic Origin - Virus hunters continue search for animal link to COVID-19 infections in people

07-05-2020 | Edited News , Press Conferences , COVID-19

IOM Press conference: The Impact of COVID-19 on Global Mobility

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Migrants stranded ‘all over the world’ and at risk from COVID-19. Thousands of migrants have been stranded “all over the world” where they face a heightened risk of COVID-19 infection, the head of UN migration agency, IOM, said on Thursday.

05-05-2020 | Edited News , Press Conferences , COVID-19

Press conference ITU: COVID-19 & Digital Cooperation

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COVID-19 makes universal digital access and cooperation essential: ITU

05-05-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing: West Africa Food Insecurity-WFP - UNHCR

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Food insecurity in West Africa could leave 43 million at risk as COVID hits: WFP / UNHCR

01-05-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing: COVID-19 Backlog in Vaccine Shipments - UNICEF

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UNICEF calls for support to unblock massive backlog in vaccine shipments

01-05-2020 | Press Conferences , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing 01 May 2020

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Alessandra Vellucci, Director of the United Nations Information Service in Geneva, chaired the virtual briefing, during which journalists heard from spokespersons for the World Health Organisation, World Food Programme, International Organization for Migration, Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, International Labour Organization, the United Nations Refugee Agency, the United Nations Children’s Fund, the World Meteorological Organization and the Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.

01-05-2020 | Press Conferences , COVID-19

Press conference WHO on digital platform during Covid-19

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The work of WHO with digital companies and social media platforms regarding COVID-19

28-04-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG bi-weekly press briefing: Sudan at a tipping point because of the COVID-19 pandemic - OHCHR

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Briefing by spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Jeremy Laurence on Sudan at a tipping point because of the COVID-19 pandemic.