The Roscongress Foundation is launching a special section of its information and analytical system about the measures against the coronavirus epidemic. COVID-19 is an infectious disease which started in late 2019 and has grown into a pandemic by early 2020. Federal and local authorities globally are taking active steps to combat the spread of the infection. The new section is designed to help healthcare specialists, public officials, and businessmen work out effective solutions, while members of the public can benefit from practical advice on how to protect their loved ones and themselves from the infection.
In the report published in the run-up to World Childrens Day 2020, UNICEF calls for averting a lost generation as COVID-19 threatens to cause irreversible harm to childrens education, nutrition and wellbeing.
A roadmap with a list of changes needed to achieve the goal of rapid development of innovations in healthcare was prepared by the All-Russian Patient Union within the Patient-Oriented Innovation Forum.
A team of experts at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has observed an increase in the number of users of e-commerce services during the COVID-19 pandemic and compiled a series of recommendations on building a regulatory framework to promote further digitalization in the retail sector.