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A platform helps to allocate free university resources to laboratories for corona testing.
In Glasgow, the City Council and the city’s Health and Social Care Partnership called for people to help out in home care services and residential homes.
The government of Panama developed two virtual assistants named Rosa and Paco. Both help citizens by answering questions about health and security matters during the coronavirus crisis.
To ensure that all students are provided with laptops for digital learning, a US county gives free laptops to students in need.
People who source the latest contacts of newly quarantined patients help to fight the outbreak of Covid-19.
The Greek Ministry of Digital Governance initiated the provision of free or low-cost digital services and products by operators, individuals and businesses.
The OECD Secretariat is calling for evidence on the release and use of Open Government Data (OGD) in response to the Covid-19 outbreak.