Epidemic & Pandemic

Coverpage of "Covid 19: The missing insights"
This issue highlights the lesser articulated impacts and consequences of the pandemic. Some of the themes highlighted include the devastating impact of the pandemic on vulnerable communities with little access to social protection.
International Science Council
To support the implementation of the Sendai Framework, the voluntary commitment by Fundación Avina has a deliverable on accelerating inclusive climate action as a key element for strengthening the resilience of societies.
This month’s Manchester Briefing details the NCSR+, a collaboration involving most of UK[+] local governments (covering 96% of the UK[+] population) and 10 sector partners that are key to building resilience.
Cover page
This systematization report seeks to briefly document and summarize the implementation of the 2020 Action Plan of the Climate Change and Resilience Issue-Based Coalition
Garment workers wearing face masks walking on the street as they go home during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic in Dhaka, Bangladesh (2020)
Emergency guidelines are needed on helping climate migrants in Bangladesh, as well as a budget to create jobs for them.
Even as a third wave of Covid-19 hits more than a dozen African countries, economic recovery is a top priority for governments. But recovery may not take hold before the next disaster strikes.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction – Regional Office for the Americas and the Caribbean
Addressing Covid-19's uneven impacts on vulnerable populations in Bangladesh
This brief draws on key findings from a UNDP Bangladesh survey on COVID-19 impacts during the pandemic’s first wave in early 2020.
Recent advances in science and technology have permitted a far more powerful response than would have been possible even a decade ago, when the last flu pandemic caused significant global disruption.