To help you stay informed, the Alliance Covid-19 hub brings together useful resources on the pandemic in one place and provides tips on how to keep essential goods moving in these challenging times.
The Covid-19 outbreak has highlighted the vital importance of smooth, efficient trade in getting essential goods such as medical supplies, to those who need them, particularly in times of crisis. As an initiative with public-private partnerships at its core, we have been encouraged by the commitment from business thus far to help tackle the crisis and work with governments to do so. We know that the virus is impacting countries right across our portfolio and we stand ready to support wherever we can. Read our statement to learn more.
How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected the movement of goods across borders? To get a better understanding of the import and export measures that countries have introduced, we partnered with the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement Facility and the International Chamber of Commerce to carry out an online survey of business, government, and other groups. Find out more.