One of the most effective means of addressing this crisis is through timely, accurate information. The various links below provide access to a rage of useful information that can be used to make sound decisions in the fight against the pandemic.


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COVID19 in West Africa

This dedicated page provides up to date information on the COVID situation within Member States as well as the regional response in the fight against the pandemic

COVID 19 and World Trade

This dedicated page on the WTO website provides up-to-the minute trade-related information including relevant notifications by WTO members, the impact the virus has had on exports and imports and how WTO activities have been affected by the pandemic.


Repositories of measures on cross-border movement of goods and persons

This page from UNCTAD provides a non-exhaustive list of links to available online resources from international organizations and industry groups that provides up-to date information about the ongoing developments in various countries and also provides an overview of the multitude of measures of countries’ COVID-19 measures responses



ITC’s COVID-19 Dashboard

Dashboard to track COVID-19 trade measures and free access to ITC trade data to help MSMEs, policymakers improve decision-making during coronavirus emergency.