Recommended resources.

Discover some of the trustworthy resources we use, including data and statistics, humanitarian relief, economic analysis, health governance and advice, and academia.

Health governance

World Health Organization (WHO)

Advice and Guidance and rolling updates on COVID-19.

Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI)

Information on developing vaccines against COVID-19.

Global Outbreak Alert & Reponse Network (GOARN)

COVID-19 knowledge hub - multidisciplinary information on COVID-19 for a variety of audiences from policymakers, to the general public.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Advice and guidance concerning COVID-19.

Data insights

International Organization for Migration

The UN Agency for Migration World map displaying travel data for COVID-19 mobility impacts.

The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation

An independent global health research center at the University of Washington.

Our World in Data

COVID-19 Dashboard. World map, charts and data tables including confirmed cases and global deaths.

World Health Organization

Country profiles for COVID-19 statistics including confirmed cases and deaths per million.


Humanitarian Library

Global Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates including guidelines supporting healthcare systems, hospital readiness checklist.

Doctors of the World

Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice for patients in 43 languages.

International Committee of the Red Cross

Coronavirus cases in countries at war.

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

COVID-19 humanitarian reports


The Observatory of Economic Complexity (OEC)

A global leading data visualization tool for international trade data.

The World Economic Forum

COVID-19 action platform - mobilising all stakeholders to protect lives and livelihoods

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)

Latest key impacts, key policy responses, and key country policy tracker.

The World Bank

World Bank Group and COVID-19 (coronavirus). Latest News, Stories & Resources


The Lancet

Academic research, pages on Coronavirus (COVID-19). Free to access


Free health and medical research on the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) and COVID-19.

JAMA Network

Academic research, pages on Coronavirus (COVID-19). Articles appear free to access.

Springer Nature

Academic research, pages on Coronavirus (COVID-19). All content is free to access.

Selected Public Health Colleges

John Hopkins University of Medicine

Johns Hopkins Resource Centre is at the forefront of the international response to COVID-19.

Karolinska Institutet

KI is a medical university and accounts for the single largest share of academic medical research in Sweden.

Tsinghua University

Tsinghua University School of Medicine contributes to the reform and advancement of medical sciences.

National University of Singapore

Saw Swee Hock School School of Public Health has a based-based health approach to education.

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

Leading analysis, podcasts, videos, and resources on COVID-19.

Tel Aviv University

TA Sackler School of Medicine is a leading medical institute with a broad range of medical schools.

University of Cape Town

UTC is an exceptional faculty based at a leading university with world-class training.

University of São Paulo

USP is one of the largest and most important research, technological and higher education in Latin America.

All India Institute Of Medical Sciences

AIIMS exists to develop patterns of teaching and learning Medical Education in all its branches.

Aga Khan University

AKU aims to deliver quality patient care, to advance healthcare policy to improve in the developing world and beyond.

Sechenov University

SU is the largest research medical school in Russia and at the forefront of vaccine trials for COVID-19 in the country.

Universidad de Chile

UC aims to improve the population's scientific knowledge through extension activities and dissemination of academic research.