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06-03-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing: COVID-19 OHCHR - WMO

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COVID-19: countries, businesses must protect people as virus spreads, urges UN rights chief

04-03-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

Press Conference: Covid-19 Economic Impacts UNCTAD

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Coronavirus COVID-19 wipes $50 billion off global exports in February alone

02-03-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

HRC Measures on Coronavirus

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The President of the UN Human Rights Council, Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger, today (2 Mar) announced that the Council will follow measures recommended by the Secretary-General concerning the Covid-19 outbreak and its implications for the 43rd session of the Human Rights Council.

27-02-2020 | Edited News , Conference extracts , COVID-19

UNOG-NEWS-HRC 43rd Session Michelle Bachelet Coronavirus COVID-19

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Discrimination against those affected by coronavirus/COVID-19 must be tackled head on by Governments everywhere, UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet said on Thursday, in an appeal for “transparency and information” to help combat the epidemic.

11-02-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing: Coronavirus Update - WHO

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Coronavirus deaths surpass 1,000 as scientists gather at WHO headquarters to discuss next steps

31-01-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing: Coronavirus Update - WHO

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Amid the significant increase in numbers of infections of the novel coronavirus and additional countries reporting confirmed cases globally, the Emergency Committee of the World Health Organization has declared last night a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC).

28-01-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing: Coronavirus Update - WHO

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The WHO has upped the global risk assessment that the novel coronavirus poses from moderate to high risk but have not yet declared the outbreak an international public health emergency.

21-01-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing: Coronavirus Update - WHO

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Amid rising cases of new infections of the respiratory illness novel coronavirus in China and three other countries, the World Health Organisation (WHO) today informed that their emergency committee will convene tomorrow to advise if the current situation in China constitutes a public health emergency of international concern.

14-01-2020 | Edited News , COVID-19

UNOG Bi-weekly press briefing : New Coronavirus China - WHO

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The World Health Organization (WHO) today confirmed the presence of new coronavirus in China, a respiratory illness with 41 confirmed cases and one death to date, as investigations continue and health agencies prepare for a possible outbreak.