UN-Habitat COVID-19 Key Messages
The impact of COVID-19 has been felt across the globe in a wide range of countries and very different environments. The pandemic has already affected countries in every region, making this a truly global situation where every country must take steps to prepare and respond. UN-Habitat has a clear added value in supporting national and local authorities as they take up this challenge. Download the key messages below.
UN-Habitat COVID-19 Key Messages on Informal Settlements
One billion people live in informal settlements and slums worldwide. It is critical that they are given support to stay healthy given the challenges of practicing basic measures to protect themselves against COVID-19 such as handwashing and physical distancing and to prepare for any outbreak. Download the key messages below.