How can Geography help us understand the COVID-19 pandemic?

A video lecture on “how geographers investigate the emergence, spread, and possible containment of the SARS-CoV2 virus through a unique lens of spatial interaction” and “how different geographical tools are used to convey information in both useful and not-so-useful ways.”

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COVID-19 Response in Somalia

A resource website from the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Somalia featuring a COVID-19 dashboard, interactive map, preparedness and contingency plans, videos, local updates through Twitter, and other additional Coronavirus resources.

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Coronavirus: nitrogen dioxide emissions drop over Italy

A video showing the fluctuation of nitrogen dioxide emissions over Europe based on measurements gathered by the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite and how the emissions have dropped which is particularly noticeable over northern Italy as the country implements a nationwide lockdown to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

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Coronavirus in China

A video excerpt from a DW (Deutsche Welle) documentary titled “Coronavirus in China” showing phone apps that allow people to know the location of COVID-19 cases in their vicinity, where the ill person has been as well as how recent the cases are.

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