Tag Archives: Covid-19

Cybersecurity Leadership Principles: Lessons Learnt During the COVID-19 Pandemic to Prepare for the New Normal

The World Economic Forum has just published the report: Cybersecurity Leadership Principles: Lessons learnt during the COVID-19 pandemic to prepare for the new normal. The world is experiencing an unprecedented crisis that is causing chaos in the global economy, disrupting supply chains, and transforming society. The new reality is accelerating business model transformation at a …
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How Covid-19 is Changing the World: a Statistical Perspective

Throughout the current crisis, the international statistics community has continued to work together, in partnership with national statistical offices and systems around the world to ensure that the best quality data and statistics are available to support decision making during and after the crisis. This report, How Covid-19 is Changing the World: a Statistical Perspective …
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Covid-19 and Food Protectionism: The Impact of the Pandemic and Export Restrictions on World Food Markets

This World Bank paper analyzes the impact of Covid-19 and uncooperative trade policies on world food markets. It quantifies the initial shock due to the pandemic under the assumption that products that are more labor intensive in production are more affected through workers’ morbidity and containment policies. It then estimates how escalating export restrictions to …
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COVID-19 Risks Outlook: A Preliminary Mapping and its Implications

Two new reports from the WEF team behind the annual Global Risks Report identify the headline risks, challenges and, encouragingly, the opportunities the world is facing as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, with the aim of raising awareness, fostering widespread debate and enabling better decision-making. Based on the perceptions of 350 of the world’s …
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Clothing

Factiva offers a gamma of Industry Snapshots to offer readers a glimpse of the most relevant data about a particular industry and includes a comprehensive one-page summary. “Clothing” is a good example where you can find targeted news, reports, charts, analysis and financial data. The full text of the report is available on the web to students, …
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Impact of COVID-19 on the Global Financial System

As the human and economic costs of the COVID-19 pandemic have unfolded, the global financial system has been both a source of strength—with banks and fintechs helping distribute support to small businesses and households in need—and an area of potential risk, with record levels of market volatility and growing concern around credit losses. Governments, central …
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Living, Working and COVID-19: First Findings – April 2020

In the space of just a few weeks, the COVID-19 pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus has radically transformed the lives of people around the globe. Apart from the devastating health consequences on people directly affected by the virus, the COVID-19 pandemic has had major implications for the way people live and work, affecting their …
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Fostering Effective Energy Transition 2020 Edition

The year 2020 marks the beginning of the “decade of delivery” on energy transition. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has put a stop to business as usual, setting off a chain of events disrupting all sectors – including energy. The current status of the energy transition and progress in multistakeholder collaboration have been slow to achieve …
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