coronavirus

In displacement camps, the implementation of basic infection prevention and control measures can be challenging due to the scarcity of resources.

The International Committee of the Red Cross thinks that COVID-19 does not have to be catastrophic for countries with weakened healthcare systems, but it does require the international community to scale up support.

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The European Disability Forum is advocating for a disability inclusive response from EU and international organisations.

The European Disability Forum is advocating for a disability inclusive response from EU and international organisations. We interviewed them to know what the current situation is.

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Violence during confinement is worse than in other similar moments of the year such as holidays.

The situation of women who suffer from male violence worsens during the state of alarm. For this reason, the Catalan Institute of Women and the entities reinforce the resources for victim attention programs.

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Homeless people have difficulties to access to hygiene and isolation spaces.

Nonprofit organizations urge governments all over the world to take steps to protect the most susceptible from the impacts of the coronavirus.

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The Spanish military response to manage the situation meets the opposition of organisations.

The Delàs Centre is concerned about the presence of the Military Emergencies Unit and armed soldiers on the streets and supports health, social services and research professionals.

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These people lack access to safe sanitation and find it much more difficult to practice protection measures like the simple task of cleaning their hands frequently.

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Non-profits have the opportunity to go through those files left untouched during the frenetic day-to-day activities.

When an organization stops its activities due to force majeure, non-profits also have the opportunity to go through those files left untouched during the frenetic day-to-day activities.

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The satellite images published by the European Space Agency show a considerable reduction on the nitrogen dioxide concentration

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It is time to do what it takes, to be relentless in protecting the elderly, the vulnerable, those without a home to stay in, undocumented migrants, refugees and asylum seekers.  

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One of the most important recommendations given by the experts is to keep informed but always through official channels.

The treatment of the outbreak by the media has put the population on alert. However, experts are asking not to be alarmed by this situation and to carry out a set of measures to prevent the virus.

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