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Expert opinions on the impact of Covid-19 on the tourism sector and sustainability

04/02/2020: Various international experts evaluate the effects of the corona pandemic and outline approaches for future sustainable solutions.



Newsletter des United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA)

04/01/2020: Der neue Newsletter von UN DESA beschäftigt sich u.a. mit den ökonomischen Folgen der globalen Covid-19 Krise.



Incremental community-based Exit-Strategies for initiating and removing Covid-19 lockdowns


04/01/2020: This paper deals with the lifting of the lock-down measures and their consequences in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis.



Covid-19: PATA Tourism Recovery Monitor


04/2020: The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) provides up-to-date information - including information on changes and restrictions in aviation - to illustrate the impact of Covid-19 on the tourism sector.






COVID-19: Visualizing regional indicators for better decision making


03/31/2020: This article of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis informs about demographic and socio-economic influences during a crisis.



Information on the course of Covid-19 in South Korea


03/30/2020: In this article the Korea Center for Disease Control (KCDC) provides answers to frequently asked questions about South Korea's handling of the Corona Pandemic. The article was provided by the UN Office of Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR).



Reasons why Italy is strongly affected


03/26/2020: In this article Sara Belligoni describes some of the reasons why Italy is so badly affected in the current Covid-19 crisis. This article comes from the DERN network.






China’s Coronavirus Diplomacy?

03/16/2020: Prof. Ilan Kelman discusses diplomacy in a crisis in the light of China's foreign policy behaviour in the current Covid-19 pandemic. This contribution is from the DERN network.







Assessment of the Covid-19 pandemic as a result of human decisions

03/16/2020: This article focuses on the "disaster by choice", where human behavior can transform natural hazards into global disasters. This article, written by Prof. Ilan Kelman, is from the DERN network.






Evaluation of foreign policy crisis support

03/03/2020: Prof. Ilan Kelman discusses whether "disaster diplomacy" during a crisis can lead to a long-term improvement of political relations. He refers to the USA's relations with Iran and North Korea. This contribution comes from the DERN network.