Daily News

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The Daily News is a selection of articles (from media, OI, NGOs, public authorities) about humanitarian, public health, trade or human rights issues in Geneva. The selected articles are mainly in English and French. 

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  • Precarious workers pushed to the edge by COVID-19

    ILO Blog – 20 March 2020 

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  • WHO on coronavirus: 'At least a year' for vaccine

    With Dr Michael Ryan, Executive Director, WHO Health Emergencies Programme
    BBC One -  22 March 2020 (video)

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  • World Water Day focuses on climate change and “safe hands"

    WMO – 22 March 2020 

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  • COVID-19: WHO working on supply pipeline for protective equipment and tests

    UN News – 19 March 2020

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  • Didier Pittet insiste vraiment : « Ce n’est pas le virus qui circule mais les gens »

    Le Temps – 19 mars 2020 

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  • Coronavirus and aid: What we're watching

    The New Humanitarian – 19 March 2020 

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  • Marges ou santé publique ? Le modèle des pharmas remis en cause

    Le Temps – 18 mars 2020 

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  • Global Biopharmaceutical Industry pulling out all the stops to address Coronavirus public health crisis

    IFPMA – 19 March 2020 

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  • New COVID-19 Diagnostics Offer Hope – But “Broadbased Testing Not Possible” Says Roche Industry Leader

    Health Policy Watch – 19 March 2020 

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  • Global airlines need up to $200 billion of state support: IATA

    Reuters – 17 March 2020

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  • Building a new global definition of cities - from space

    GEO – 19 March 2020

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  • Sur les pas d'Yves Daccord - Je suis très heureux de partir du CICR

    RTS La Matinale (audio) – 20 mars 2020 

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  • Genève Aéroport renforce les mesures de limitation d’accès à la plateforme

    Genève Aéroport – 19 mars 2020 

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  • Worldwide Shortage Of COVID-19 Test Agents Plagues Health Systems – Even As Infections Surpass 200,000

    Health Policy Watch – 18 March 2020

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  • L’OMS annonce le début des premiers essais d’un vaccin contre le Covid-19

    ONU Info – 18 mars 2020

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  • Coronavirus : les craintes des humanitaires

    Le Temps – 18 mars 2020 

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  • This age of COVID-19 demands new emergency ethics

    By Hugo Slim
    The New Humanitarian - 18 March 2020

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  • Almost 25 million jobs could be lost worldwide as a result of COVID-19, says ILO

    ILO – 18 March 2020

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