To provide hospitals with missing equipment, an initiative crowdsources necessary materials such as masks and visors.
As many hospital workers in Paris work shifts of 15 hours and more, they are provided with a free cab service.
An insurance company in France provides its members with exceptional assistance to help finance actions directly linked to the fight against Covid-19.
With the “Solidarity Covid-19 Francophonie” platform, OIF set up a system to support digital talents in the French-speaking world to unite and create innovative solutions to serve their communities.
During the crisis, the supermarket chain Monoprix supports medical workers by offering free grocery delivery.
A photo gallery shows a variety of creative ideas on how people encourage physical distancing around the world.
The FT Innovative Lawyers Global Legal Hackathon was launched to identify and create new products and services that address the most pressing legal challenges post-Covid-19.
To meet the needs of essential workers on the frontlines of the pandemic, Makers For Veterans (CAMVETS) set up a programme to create innovative solutions.
A robot greets visitors in an Austrian care home, takes their temperature and reminds them of wearing a mask.
A toolkit for virtual meeting facilitation supports moderators and facilitators in making the most of online formats.
A list shows investors who don’t only increase their existing investments, but who also support strong founding teams and their ideas regarding the secondary effects of Covid-19.
Fabrique Citoyenne in Rennes, France set up a website highlighting how residents can support each other and their community.
A Facebook group set up by the OSMS Medical Team shares promising open-source designs for key supplies during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Several philanthropic networks in Europe have joined up to share knowledge and provide guidance on effective philanthropic responses to Covid-19.
To support citizens who experience a high stress level, the city council of Barakaldo announced the start of an online psychological support programme.
To support San Raffaele Hospital in Milan, citizens initiated a crowdfunding campaign which brought 4.5 million euros for new equipment for the ICU.
A geo-referenced online map shows the small neighborhood shops and businesses that sell essential goods and offer home delivery.
The booking system of the German National Railway Company has been reprogrammed to prevent the overcrowding of trains.