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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Situation Report - 110   [open pdf - 0B]

From the Highlights: "[1] The Emergency Relief Coordinator/UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Mark Lowcock launched an update to the Global Humanitarian Response Plan for COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] (GHRP). He was joined by the Executive Director of WHO's [World Health Organization] Health Emergencies Programme, Dr Mike Ryan; the President and CEO of Oxfam America, Abby Maxman; the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi; and the Executive Director of the World Food Programme, David Beasley. The GHRP has a funding requirement of U$6.7 billion to protect millions of people already facing humanitarian crises in several countries. For more information, a UN News Story and YouTube recording is available. [2] New interim guidance has been released by the Inter-Agency Standing Committee on how to adapt COVID-19 prevention and response measuresfor use in low capacity and humanitarian settings. [3] WHO has released a video summarising key moments in the response so far."

Report Number:
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Situation Report No. 110
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Date:
2020-05-09
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World Health Organization
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World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/
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