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All of these efforts provide multiple venues to support the common effort of combating the COVID-19 pandemic with R&D and development as a common objective … Key words: COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2 Received: 16.04.2020 Accepted/Published Online: 16.04.2020 Final Version: 21.04.2020 Short Communication This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.486 MANDAL /Turk J Med Sci innovative treatment approaches, and vaccine development against COVID-19
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Philippines | STI Initiatives in Response to COVID-19 Page 2 of 10 COVID-19 TESTING GenAmplify™ COVID-19 rRT-PCR Detection Kit The GenAmplify™ COVID-19 rRT-PCR Detection Kit is locally developed by Manila HealthTek and was supported by the Department of Science and … The use of the RxBox can reduce contact between COVID-19 patients and healthcare workers and will also provide an efficient way for the latter to monitor multiple patients at the same time …
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of the United Nations or the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development ITU ACTIVITIES IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 As at 14.05.2020 Introduction The centrality of ICT/telecommunication in mitigating the impact of the COVID-19 crisis has come to the fore … Due recognition is given to the fact ICT networks and services are pivotal in the response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, other emergencies and in disaster management in the future …
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Home CSTD CSTD and COVID-19 … Contribution by Iran (Islamic Republic of) (CSTD/Covid-19/24) 29 May 2020, 875.1 KB Contribution by Japan (CSTD/Covid-19/22) 29 May 2020, 196.4 KB Contribution by the Dominican Republic (CSTD/Covid-19/23) 29 May 2020, 922.4 KB Contribution by Finland (CSTD/Covid-19/20) 20 May 2020, 461.8 KB Contribution by Panama (CSTD/Covid

Nations or the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development BRAZILIAN CTI INSTITUTIONS RESEARCH ON COVID-19 INTRODUCTION Several Brazilian CTI institutions have launched contests and calls for research proposals on technological solutions aimed at fighting the COVID-19 virus and the difficulties arising from the social distancing required to face the pandemic …
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CSTD) Geneva, Switzerland Contribution by Keio University to the CSTD call for information sharing on initiatives against COVID-19 DISCLAIMER: The views presented here are the contributors’ and do not necessarily reflect the views and position of the United Nations or the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Sharing several COVID-19 related papers from our group … Tomake our case, we examine current responses to COVID-19 and their implications for the SFDRR …
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CSTD) Geneva, Switzerland Contribution by South Africa to the CSTD call for information sharing on initiatives against COVID-19 DISCLAIMER: The views presented here are the contributors’ and do not necessarily reflect the views and position of the United Nations or the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development South Africa’s Science Technology and Innovation COVID-19 response efforts South Africa like many nations around the world is affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic …
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Switzerland Contribution by People’s Republic of China to the CSTD call for information sharing on initiatives against COVID-19 DISCLAIMER: The views presented here are the contributors’ and do not necessarily reflect the views and position of the … collaboration with the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hospital of Sun Yat-Sen University has emergently developed the trying-out AI assisted COVID-19 diagnose system on a basis of chest CT test and X-ray videography through collecting and analyzing big data of …
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Please provide your inputs as soon as possible and preferably no later than 20 May 2020 to stdev@unctad.org using the template for further consolidation of CSTD inputs and submission to the Coordinator of the UN Inter-agency Task Team on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs … When and where was it demonstrated … Contact details and further information (please specify, which elements could be published
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UNCTAD Secretary-General Mukhisa Kituyi discusses how to rejuvenate the global economy and trade in light of the COVID-19 crisis in an interview with Didem Eryar Unlu of the Turkish newspaper Dünya … When it rains it pours: COVID-19 exacerbates poverty risks in the poorest countries 04 May 2020 … Written by Paul Akiwumi, Director of UNCTAD's Division for Africa and Least Developed Countries Ten-point plan to bolster global transport, ease trade during COVID-19 27 April 2020 …

UNCTAD From the Great Lockdown to the Great Meltdown: Developing Country Debt in the Time of Covid-19 3 Developing country debt pre-Covid-19: Rising vulnerabilities and a looming wall of debt repayments Covid-19 hits developing economies at a time when they had already been struggling with unsustainable debt burdens for many …
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on Trade and Development The role of science and technology in the management and treatment of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Using the capacity of knowledge-based companies and startups 25 MAY, 2020 4 Introduction In the framework of containment and suppression of Covid-19, the development of the national health system was one of the important priorities of the Vice-Presidency for Science …
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This research resulted in launching clinical trials for treating COVID-19 … Opportunities for non-medical international collaborative research related to the prevention and mitigation of effects of the COVID-19 pandemic JST has been implementing a funding mechanism for international collaborative research on the theme of COVID-19 and current pandemic as part of its J-RAPID program …
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More than two thirds of the multinational enterprises (MNEs) in UNCTAD’s Top 100, a bellwether of overall investment trends, have issued statements on the impact of Covid-19 on their business … 2021Earnings losses and potential relevance for reinvested earningsMARCH 2020 SPECIAL ISSUE 2 I T M MARCH 2020 How will Covid-19 affect FDI The economic impact of Covid-19 will be uneven, with the effects caused by negative demand shocks concentrated in those economies most severely hit by the …
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Conference on Trade and Development 21 April 2020 Five Latvian technology based solutions in response to Covid-19 COVIDBOTS, virtual assistant for reliable information regarding Covid-19, www.covidbots.lv Purpose: to provide reliable inquiries and to answer citizens' questions about Covid-19 in Latvia round-the-clock … To add -government has established and runs official portal covid19.gov.lv where all official information on Covid-19 gathered in one place and published online …
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How UNCTAD's e-government platform helps countries stay open for business during COVID-19 [PDF] Adapting the use of Asycuda World to the Covid-19 Situation: Guidelines to Customs Administrations [PDF] Repositories of measures on cross-border movement of goods and persons Ports in the fight against COVID-19 … Countries are using UNCTAD’s e-government platform to continue providing essential services and new COVID-19 fiscal rescue measures to businesses while offices are closed …

This editorial deals with the alignment of ASYCUDA guidelines for Customs Administrations to face the COVID-19 situation with the recommendations of trade-related International Organizations and how the ASYCUDA Programme is supporting usercountries … The UNCTAD website dedicated an entire webpage to COVID-19 analysis and news documents, while the TrainforTrade Programme published best practices and recommendations to ensure continuity of ports’ operations and shared guidelines and action plans …
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United Nations or the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development Science, technology and innovation for COVID-19 response /Finland 18 May 2020 Omaolo.fi online symptom assessment In an early phase of Finland’s COVID-19 epidemic, the COVID-19 symptom assessment service was developed and included into the national Omaolo.fi service …
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of UNCTAD, ECA and ECE to develop a coherent approach to measuring the impact of trade on gender equality and analysing the related impacts of COVID-19 using official statistics and building on the existing statistical data and capacity of countries … The project is launched at the request of trade policy makers to improve data and statistics for gender-responsive trade policy, and due to the increasing pressure to measure the impacts of COVID-19 on women and men through trade …

The so-called “Covid-19” shock will trigger a recession in some countries and a deceleration of global annual growth to below 2.5 per cent --often taken as the recessionary threshold for the world economy … From this alternative perspective, an effective response to the economic consequences of the Covid-19 will require not only active and targeted macroeconomic measures, but a series of remedial policies and institutional reforms needed to build a …
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