#CoronaSolidarity: how the City of Heidelberg partners with civil society and artists to address the pandemic
The ongoing COVID19 crisis has compelled cities to be on the front lines as they are forced to take quick action by the pandemic UNESCOs International Coalition of Inclusive and Sustainable Cities ICCAR a unique citylevel platform in the UN system has pushed forward a wide range of initiatives from member cities calling for an inclusive and nondiscriminatory approach to addressing the outbreak One of its members the City of Heidelberg in Germany has launched its newest social media campaign against COVID19 called CoronaSolidarity
The socio-cultural implications of COVID-19
Professor Fethi Mansouri UNESCO Chairholder for Cultural Diversity and Social Justice at Deakin University Melbourne Australia and UNITWIN Convenor for Interreligious Dialogue and Intercultural Understanding shares his views on the sociocultural implications of COVID19
Interview with Fethi Mansouri - Advancing a new social contract in the post-Covid-19 era?
Professor Fethi Mansouri PhD UNESCO Chairholder Cultural Diversity and Social Justice at the Deakin University Melbourne Australia and UNITWIN Convenor Interreligious Dialogue and Intercultural Understanding IDIU shares his views on the impact of COVID19 on intercultural dialogue New forms of solidarity and dialogue are emerging at a time when social distancing seems to be the only efficient blockade to the pandemic At the same time massive economic disparities and access to health care are being pushed to the limit with inevitable consequences on the rise of racism and discriminations Are we ready to engage in a new social contract in view of the postCOVID19 era