To support people in need, people can donate goods while doing their shopping. The donations are then distributed by the municipality.
An initiative set up the largest database of requests for medical facilities and retirement homes in Slovakia. Within one month of its founding, the initiative managed to provide protective equipment and devices worth 1.3 million EUR.
An initiative, developed during the German hackathon “WirvsVirus”, helps with applying for short-time work.
A municipality in Italy pays half of the cost for vouchers for local businesses that have been hit by the coronavirus crisis.
Bringing together tech communities and doctors, nurses and all operators involved, an Italian initiative aims to collect a selection of resources, technologies, intelligent machines and robots to tackle the effects of Covid-19.
An Italian initiative publishes educational materials for parents and teachers to explain children what coronavirus is and how it affects our lives.
Apolitical is offering a workshop teaching civil servants and policy a method that solves problems through designing, prototyping, and testing ideas with users.
To support local businesses, the city of Vilnius allocates public space to bars and cafés so they can operate despite physical distancing rules.
A reintegration programme for women in prison responded to the coronavirus outbreak by producing face masks from recycled materials.
To support businesses with fewer than 500 employees, the city of New York offers a loan-based Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).
A platform lists restaurants that are offering meals for people working in the care sector and other essential professions.
A culinary initiative in Lower Austria informs about regional food suppliers to support local businesses.
The government of the Austrian province Lower Austria offers free and publicly accessible webinars on the topic of “Secure Home Office”. They inform citizens on how to protect themselves and their data.
A project which was developed during the German government’s Hackathon empowers music and theatre ensembles to rehearse at home and to perform live on a digital stage in front of an audience.
A platform helps businesses identify the support programmes for which they can apply and describes the necessary steps.
To prevent human-to-human contact, Domino’s Pizza in Hamburg is delivering its pizzas with an autonomous robot.
The Austrian National Library collects and archives the content of websites related to coronavirus for future researchers and historians.