Coronavirus – Newsfeed

With the coronavirus pandemic affecting the entire world, we are living exceptional times. The sharing of information is crucial to enable continuous learning and to move forward with the best keys for society.
On this page, we will be sharing relevant information coming from research associations, international institutions, universities, ….. But also current initiatives related to education, environment, inequality, solidarity (like online courses, podcasts, forums, …),  as well as interesting articles published in the press

Update 18 May 2020



NARSC: North American Meeting of the Regional Science Association International (RSAI)
04 May 2020

AISRe Special Call for contribution on COVID-19 and Territorial Impact at the next AISRE Annual Conference (Lecce, 2 – 4 September 2020)
20 April 2020

ERSA SURVEY on Coronavirus, travel and living places
6 April 2020

ERSA SURVEY on Coronavirus Lockdown
26 March 2020

ERSA FORUM on Multiple impacts of Coronavirus
19 March 2020

RSAI: RSPP Call for Paper on Regional Drivers Effects and Policies of Coronavirus


The World Pandemic Research Network (WPRN): Societal Impacts and Aftermath of Covid-19, A Global Searchable Directory
18 May 2020

EU SCIENCE HUB: The European Commission’s science and knowledge service Science Updates f%5B0%5D=im_firld_identities%3A3331
04 May 2020

CoR COTER Bulletin: COVID-19 impact and response measures
COTER Bulletin No. 1
17 April 2020

Eurac: How will we restart our lives during and after the #coronavirus crisis?
16 April 2020

OECD: What are countries around the world doing to contain the spread of the #coronavirus?
6 April 2020

CORTE: French Consultation on the Social and Spatial impacts of COVID 19

ESPON / Collecting experiences and evidence on local and regional responses to COVID 19

HARVARD, Cambridge: International Survey on Coronavirus (Harvard, Cambridge)

Journal of Tourism Cities: Call for paper

Mapping / Tracking / Data/ Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE), John Hopkins

Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford University: Oxford Covid-19 Government Response Tracker


Population Europe: Call for Papers on Spatial Demography & COVID-19
04 May 2020

Cities for Global Health: A platform to share initiatives of cities around the world to fight Covid-19
27 April 2020

COVID-19 Resource Centre – LSE – UK
23 April 2020

Forum on Inequality Diversity – Italy

Online courses: pandemic epistemology for the better understanding of the emergency of the Coronavirus – Italy

A Guide For Rural And Remote Communities To Covid 19 – Australia

Nature Podcast Series


POLITICO: Coronavirus Will Change the World Permanently.

FINANCIAL TIMES: Yuval Noah Harari: the world after coronavirus