poblaciones covid

SAFETY NETS FOR VULNERABLE POPULATIONS

Information on compensation policies and programs for low-income families and other populations that are becoming vulnerable as a result of the crisis.

Justice and COVID-19: 3 ways to deliver justice during a pandemic

Discover how to deliver digital and social distance justice during the pandemic in Latin America and the Caribbean. Read the blog here

Solutions to close the door to family violence from the Andean Region

Learn four practical ideas to tackle the issue of family violence in a multidimensional way by combining strategies of public health, security, education and citizen culture. Read the blog here.

Digital channels in the management of COVID-19: The case of the Dominican Republic

Find out how the Dominican Republic has responded in multiple ways to the economic and social challenge imposed by COVID-19 where both the public and private sectors have ensured service continuity to their citizens through digital transformation. Read blog in Spanish here.

Family violence: How can the police find out what's going on outside the door?

This article addresses the importance of increasing efforts to protect the most vulnerable groups and offers recommendations to prevent family violence. Read the blog here (content in Spanish).

Confinement and domestic violence: When the danger is at home

Learn about some innovative solutions to immediately address domestic violence during the pandemic. Read the blog here (content in Spanish).

The High Cost of COVID-19 for Children

Find out how the early childhood development cluster of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is working to protect the youngest children in the region. Read the blog here.

Remote public services: What the pandemic taught us

Learn how governments have had to invest in digital inclusion, the simplification and integration of services, and the exchange of information in different sectors to offer better services efficiently and regain public confidence during the pandemic. Read the blog here (content in Spanish).

Open Data and Coronavirus: The Value of Information to Collectively Fight the Pandemic

This article demonstrates why it is necessary to dedicate efforts to improve the quality and interoperability of open data in a solid governance framework that promotes collaboration and co-creation of solutions to citizen problems in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read the blog here (content in Spanish).

Key measures to address the impacts of COVID-19 on people with disabilities: The importance of a differentiated approach

This note seeks to highlight the most prominent risks faced by people with disabilities in the contexts of the COVID-19 pandemic in Latin America and the Caribbean. As well as, present key measures aimed at mitigating the impacts. This document offers a compilation of concrete examples of the measures that various countries are already implementing. Read more here.