Human disease 'space' reveals condition similarities
22 May 2023
Published online 18 June 2020
Weekly updated World Health Organization figures on COVID-19 cases and deaths within the Arab region.
Arab healthcare innovation responds to pandemic
Arab entrepreneurs are tackling the pandemic head-on with artificial intelligence, telehealth, 3D-printed ventilator parts, and contact tracing apps.
Arab institutions ramp up COVID-19 research
Researchers in Arab institutions have joined the global effort to understand, monitor, test and control the spread of COVID-19.
Stricter control of wildlife trade needed to reduce virus risk
COVID-19 has put the illegal wildlife trade under the spotlight by highlighting the threat posed to human health.
A silver lining for research at a time of pandemic
Scientists are using time away from their labs to dig deeply into their data.
Providing context for COVID-19 numbers in the Arab region
Nature Middle East asked Ghina Mumtaz, an epidemiologist working in Lebanon, about the spread of COVID-19 in the Arab region.
Syria reports first COVID-19 case
Syria has confirmed its first case of COVID-19 sparking new concerns for a country with a crumbling healthcare system.
Arab country resources on COVID-19
Residents in Arab countries can find local instructions and guidance regarding COVID-19 on the following websites.
Arab countries brace against COVID-19
Across the region, an increasing number of COVID-19 cases are being confirmed as the region takes measures to curb the spread of the virus.
Refugees and displaced highly vulnerable to COVID-19
Humanitarian actors across the region are scrambling to ensure the most vulnerable are not left behind as spread of COVID-19 continues unabated.