en   |   pl
1030 responses worldwide

responses

All categories Health Inclusion Lockdown Unemployment
All types Response Response Expanded Solution

Found entries: 129

× Reset filters
Unemployment, ,
Published 26.06.2020 15:45
China has canceled interest free loans to African States.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has announced that the country will cancel its interest-free loans to African countries that are due to mature by the end of 2020 in a bid to support the continent during the Covid-19 pandemic. He further added that countries that were hardest hit by the pandemic…
Unemployment, , ,
Published 24.06.2020 15:05
In Morocco agricultural workers have been flown back to Italy for work.
Seasonal agricultural workers from Morocco have been flown back to Italy using chartered planes paid for by farmer groups in order to harvest. Italy relies on 350,000 foreign agriculture workers who reside and work in the country from March to November every year. The workers were tested for Covid-19 prior…
Unemployment,
Published 23.06.2020 13:40
In Mexico, filmmakers create an aid fund for workers in the film industry who were affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Audiovisual Emergency Fund “Sifonóforo” has the support of relevant people in Mexican cinema, for example, directors Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro González Iñárritu and Alfonso Cuarón, actress Salma Hayek and actor Gael García. Technical workers who need financial assistance must register on the website of the Mexican Academy of Cinema.
Unemployment, ,
Published 20.06.2020 10:47
In Kenya unemployed professionals have set up a road side market during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Various unemployed professionals who lost their jobs during the Covid-19 pandemic have set up a roadside market in a residential area in Kenya’s Kiambu County. Sellers at the market are selling various items such as herbal supplements and imported used goods from the trunks of their cars. They came up…
Unemployment,
Published 19.06.2020 06:54
In Spain, the government announced a €4,2 billion aid plan for spurring the tourism sector.
The plan consists of 28 measures in five areas: restoring confidence in the destination, the revival of the sector, competitiveness, strategie and marketing. The tourism sector accounts for 12 per cent of the Spain’s Gross Domestic Product.
Unemployment,
Published 19.06.2020 05:19
Malaysia has launched a fourth economic stimulus package valued at $8.2 billion (RM35 billion), aiming at checking unemployment.
The plan includes wage subsidies extension from three months to six months. Up to 200,000 jobless and younger Malaysians will also be benefited.
Unemployment,
Published 15.06.2020 13:44
In Costa Rica, the National Bank and the Kurubandé Foundation have created a campaign to raise funds to help artists.
The money is to buy food and finance the creation of artistic projects since due to the Covid-19 pandemic most of the artists are not working. The artists have recorded a video singing the song “Te mando una canción” to publicize the campaign.
Inclusion, Unemployment,
Published 15.06.2020 10:30
In Costa Rica, the government is publishing the work of entrepreneurs to help them to find a job.
In the city of Tibás, the local government’s press and communication department is publishing informative videos about the services that entrepreneurs offer. The videos are published on the official social networks of the municipality of Tibás. The priority is to publicize the work of people who have been hit by…
Unemployment, ,
Published 14.06.2020 15:38
In Somalia the FAO is using GPS enabled photo verification to verify their mobile beneficiaries.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is using mobile money to support vulnerable Somalians during the Covid-19 pandemic. Before the pandemic, the organization would use fingerprint verification for beneficiaries collecting their mobile money transfers however as an added Covid-19 safety measure the organization is now using…
Unemployment,
Published 14.06.2020 14:27
Singapore plans another $23.2 billion as its fourth stimulus package to support the economy.
Along with the previous three stimulus packages, Singapore will spend around $70.4 billion to manage economic impact. The measures include wage support, rental waivers for small businesses and create job opportunities.

Thank you for submitting!

Our reporters will get back to you shortly!

submit a response

Do you know about any initiative, action, project, law…  anything which tries to solve effect of COVID-19? Let us know!

The initiatives can be responses to different effects: unemployment or economic consequences, inclusion of the most vulnerable populations, health responses. And more.
Country, city or area
If you have any source link to it!
We will inform you once your response gets verified and send a lot of love!

 

 

 

en pl
Subscribe

We use cookies on our website. Some materials published on our website include third party content, that use cookies on the behalf of other websites. These websites are Twitter, Facebook, Youtube and Instagram. If you do not agree for the use of cookies by us and by those websites, disable the cookies option in the browser or on the device You are using. If you use the opt-out option, you will not have access to our contents. You can find out more about the data processing in the “Privacy policy” page.

Ok