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Kellogg Insight: The Coronavirus Has Upended Supply Chains. Here’s How Companies Can Prepare for the Next Disruption.

There are strategies that both large and small companies can implement to make their manufacturing more agile. Based on insights from Sunil Chopra The COVID-19 pandemic has tested supply chains like no other event in recent history. With entire populations

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WHO Health Alert brings COVID-19 facts to billions via WhatsApp

WHO has launched a dedicated messaging services in Arabic, English, French and Spanish with partners WhatsApp and Facebook to keep people safe from coronavirus. This easy-to-use messaging service has the potential to reach 2 billion people and enables WHO to

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IFC: Helping Companies, Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has already cost thousands of lives and forced families to make drastic changes to their way of life. It’s also imposing another kind of human toll, by putting at risk the jobs and livelihoods of people around

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Kellogg Insight: What Your Business Can Do to Help the Community During the Coronavirus Crisis

Based on insights from Megan Kashner Business leaders are struggling to keep their organizations afloat and employees safe while the novel coronavirus sweeps across the globe. At the same time, many are also searching for ways to help within their

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WHO Director-General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19

Good morning, good afternoon and good evening, wherever you are. There are now more than half a million confirmed cases of COVID-19 and more than 20,000 deaths. These are tragic numbers, but let’s also remember that around the world, more

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WTO: DG Azevêdo welcomes G20 pledge on COVID-19 response and economic recovery

WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo today (26 March) took part in an extraordinary G20 virtual leaders’ summit on COVID-19. He welcomed the pledge by the Group of 20 major economies to work together to combat the COVID-19 pandemic and “restore confidence,

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European Commission: COVID-19 – Commission sets out European coordinated response to counter the economic impact of the Coronavirus

COVID-19 is a severe public health emergency for our citizens, societies and economies with infections in all Member States. It is also a major economic shock to the EU. The Commission therefore presents today an immediate response to mitigate the

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World Bank: World Bank Group Increases COVID-19 Response to $14 Billion To Help Sustain Economies, Protect Jobs

Focus on private sector and workers spearheaded by IFC to mitigate financial and economic impact of crisis WASHINGTON, March 17, 2020 — The World Bank and IFC’s Boards of Directors approved today an increased $14 billion package of fast-track financing to

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