The COVID-19 pandemic has affected communities all over the world in unprecedented ways. The COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund gave individuals, companies and philanthropies a way to contribute to WHO and its partners’ urgent global response efforts. Learn more about the many ways in which to the Fund has supported the response to the pandemic around the world.
to the World Health Organization to procure and distribute essential commodities and coordinate response.
to UNRWA to support refugee populations in Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria and the West Bank.
Discover stories from the frontlines of COVID-19 around the world.
It will take science, solutions, and global solidarity to defeat COVID-19. Learn more about how WHO is leading the response to prevent, detect, and respond to the pandemic.
WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION (WHO)
WHO is leading and coordinating the global response, ensuring all countries can prevent, detect, and respond to the pandemic, especially where needs are greatest.
COALITION FOR EPIDEMIC PREPAREDNESS INNOVATION (CEPI)
CEPI works to catalyze and coordinate global efforts to find and produce effective vaccines to prevent COVID-19.
UNHCR is supporting Internally Displaced People (IDPs) and refugees in countries around the world, including South Sudan, Bangladesh, and Syria who are particularly vulnerable to COVID-19.
UNICEF’s COVID-19 response supports vulnerable countries with access to water, sanitation and hygiene, and basic infection prevention and control measures; and to provide access to care for vulnerable families and children.
WORLD FOOD PROGRAMME (WFP)
WFP is maintaining global logistics services to get vital staff and supplies like personal protective equipment to countries with the greatest need.
THE UN RELIEF AND WORKS AGENCY FOR PALESTINE REFUGEES IN THE NEAR EAST (UNRWA)
UNRWA supports refugees in Gaza, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, and the West Bank to respond to COVID-19.