A global recession – perhaps of record dimensions – is a near certainty due to the #COVID19 pandemic. Our economic response must focus on people. The recovery must not come at the expense of the poorest – and we cannot create a legion of new poor.
"We are in this together – and we will get through this, together." -- urges global solidarity & compassion as countries around the world address the #COVID19 pandemic.
#COVID19 is a health threat unlike any other in our lifetimes. But the spread of the virus will peak. Our economies will recover. This is a time for prudence, not panic. Science, not stigma. Facts, not fear.
If we let #coronavirus spread like wildfire – especially in the most vulnerable regions of the world - it would kill millions of people. I call on governments to support the multilateral effort to fight #COVID19 and meet the appeals made by .
#COVID19 is a crisis unlike any in the 75-year history of the . World leaders must come together and offer an urgent & coordinated global response. More than ever before, we need solidarity, hope and the political will to see this through together.
#COVID19 is a threat unlike any other in our lifetimes. We must look after each other and protect the vulnerable. We are in this together – and we will get through this, together. -- on #coronavirus
Reliable and up-to-date facts are are essential to help prevent the spread of #COVID19. Get UN resources & updates on #coronavirus here:
“More than ever before, we need solidarity, hope and the political will to see this through together." -- on the need for global cooperation in response to the #COVID19 pandemic.
We are in this together - and we will get through this, together. The UN is working around the clock to help everyone, everywhere in the fight against #COVID19.
"It is shameful to see increasing acts of racial discrimination and prejudice as we fight the #COVID19 pandemic - a crisis that affects us all." -- on the need for unity and respect amid the #coronavirus crisis.
We are in this together - and we will get through this, together. The UN is working around the clock to help everyone, everywhere in the fight against #COVID19.
The UN lowered its flag at NYC Headquarters in a gesture of solidarity and in honour of those who have lost their lives to #COVID19. Details on how the UN is supporting the #coronavirus response around the world:
English is one of the 2 working languages and 6 official languages of the UN. On Thursday's English Language Day, get our latest updates on #COVID19 & more in English here. ⬇️
Our common enemy is #COVID19, but our enemy is also an “infodemic” of misinformation. To overcome the #coronavirus, we need to urgently promote facts & science, hope & solidarity over despair & division.
#COVID19 threatens already dire situations for people & health workers in conflict zones. Secretary-General calls for an immediate global ceasefire to warring parties. Watch Secretary-General ' global appeal now:
#COVID19 threatens people & health workers already facing desperate situations in conflict zones. Secretary-General calls for an immediate global ceasefire to warring parties. See full statement:
Facts and science matter - especially when we face a global health emergency like #COVID19. Let's work together to help each other overcome this crisis. 🔹 Share facts, not rumours 🔹 Show solidarity 🔹 Share compassion The has you covered:
Preventing the further spread of #COVID19 is a shared responsibility for us all. We stand in full solidarity with you. We are in this together – and we will get through this, together. -- #coronavirus
#Coronavirus has affected people all over the 🌎. Be empathetic. We all need support, compassion and kindness. #COVID19
Misinformation during a crisis like #COVID19 can result in people being left uninformed, unprotected & vulnerable. Get the FACTS here:
Despite measures to safeguard staff & prevent spread of #COVID19, the UN remains open for business, determined to deliver for the people we serve:
The #coronavirus crisis has led to a rise of harmful stereotypes. Preventing stigma is important in the fight against #COVID19. Be kind and spread compassion.
The #coronavirus crisis has led to a rise of harmful stereotypes. Preventing stigma is important in the fight against #COVID19. Be kind and spread compassion.
#COVID19 is a global crisis. To overcome it, we need: 💙Solidarity 💙Empathy 💙Compassion 💙Kindness
🎬 Watch LIVE Secretary-General virtual press briefing to address the global #covid19 crisis. 📆 19 March 2020 🕧 12:30PM (EST, New York time) 💬 🔗
75 years ago, the UN was created to bring countries together to face global challenges. Amid the #COVID19 pandemic, global cooperation is more important than ever. See how we are helping to tackle the #coronavirus: #UN75
I urge everyone to follow the advice from official sources like , & health authorities on the #coronavirus. Facts can help to minimize fear. It’s essential to listen only to the facts about #COVID19, not rumours or misinformation.
Reliable and up-to-date facts are are essential to help prevent the spread of #COVID19. Visit to for for UN resources & updates on #coronavirus.
Many more staff are working from home now to safeguard against #COVID19, but the "remains open for business" the world over. We have a new coronavirus info portal here: Latest UN News story here:
Everyone is talking about #COVID19. Be sure to get your facts from reliable sources. This page brings together information and guidance from the and the regarding the outbreak of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
There's a new resource for reliable and up-to-date facts about the #COVID19 Coronavirus. Find it all here on a new website put together by the Department of Global Communications.
The 🌍 needs your creativity&solidarity more than ever! #COVID19 🏠#StayAtHome, keep physical distance 📰Stay informed🔗 💙Look after #MentalHealth, stay connected 📚 Learn new skills Together we can do this. Share inspiring actions& stories w/us! 👇
"يمثل #فيروس_كورونا تهديدا صحيا لا مثيل له في حياتنا. ولكن انتشار الفيروس سيصل إلى منتهاه. وسوف تتعافى اقتصاداتنا. فهذا هو وقت التعقل، لا الذعر. وقت العلم، لا الوصم. وقت الحقائق، لا الخوف." _الأمين العام
"Let's overcome this common threat together." See what 🇺🇳 is doing to help the fight against #COVID19 ➡️
With the global spread of the #COVID19 pandemic, now is the time for companies to step up to support workers and each other. 🔹Read our appeal here: #UnitingBusiness 🔹Follow updates here: #Coronavirus
#Coronavirus has affected people all over the 🌎. Be empathetic. We all need support, compassion and kindness. #COVID19
[email protected] :We are in this together - and we will get through this, together. The UN is working around the clock to help everyone, everywhere in the fight against #COVID19.
The #UnitedNations has launched a new global multilingual portal for information on #COVID19 that provides daily coverage, latest news and answers to a wide range of questions. It also features dedicated sections for personnel…
The urges everyone to follow the advice from official sources such as , & national Ministries of Health on the #coronavirus. It’s essential to listen only to the facts about #COVID19, not rumours or misinformation.
Working as 1 #UN to prevent the spread of #COVID19 to #LeaveNoOneBehind #Health4All. Keep informed thru daily updates from & guidance from . 👉
I urge everyone to follow the advice from official sources like , & health authorities on the #coronavirus. Facts can help to minimize fear. It’s essential to listen only to the facts about #COVID19, not rumours or misinformation.