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NATO and COVID-19

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Coronavirus response: The United Kingdom delivers field hospital to West Africa following UN global call for support

Coronavirus response: The United Kingdom delivers field hospital to West Africa following UN global call for support

22 Jul. 2020

Following a global request by the United Nations for airlift support in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Kingdom Royal Air Force transported a field hospital from Europe to Accra, Ghana, in coordination with NATO’s Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre (EADRCC). The United Nations used this mechanism to call for NATO Allies’ help in transporting urgently needed medical items. With commercial flights disrupted and the cost of cargo flights having escalated, this support came at a crucial time.

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NATO Secretary General takes part in Spanish commemoration of victims of COVID-19

NATO Secretary General takes part in Spanish commemoration of victims of COVID-19

15 Jul. 2020 - 16 Jul. 2020

Visiting Madrid on Wednesday and Thursday (15-16 July 2020), NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg attended a ceremony of remembrance for the victims of COVID-19 at the Royal Palace.

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NATO's got talent: employees' children recognised for coronavirus-inspired art

NATO's got talent: employees' children recognised for coronavirus-inspired art

10 Jul. 2020

Budding artists whose parents work at NATO have received prizes and certificates from Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg for taking part in an art challenge organised by the NATO Headquarters’ COVID-19 Response Team. The theme of the challenge was “Life during COVID-19”, and it attracted drawings from 17 contributors, aged from 2 to 15.

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EADRCC Requests for assistance