Repurposing your business to combat COVID-19
PARTNERSHIPS TO ACHIEVE THE GOALS
Joel Schaefer, Private Sector Engagement Lead at the World Health Organisation, provides his advice on what businesses should and shouldn't be doing to support the COVID-19 response.
Two UN leaders provide guidance on how business can support the global COVID-19 response.
Our panel of humanitarian leaders discuss the immediate needs created by the pandemic and the best way for the private sector to support them.
Charities, globally, are at the forefront of supporting the vulnerable. Now more than ever their work is critical and the needs are increasing every day. With charities heavily reliant on public and private sector funding, their survival and continued impact is at risk. How can businesses, small and large, help them continue their work during and post-crisis?
The COVID-19 pandemic does not affect us all equally. Geographic and economic factors contribute to access and affordability of the basics, which are magnified during an emergency. Businesses, from retailers and logistics, to entrepreneurs and technology, can play a role in delivering food for survival to all, including the vulnerable and marginalised.