23 September 2020
COVID-19 Middle East Map
Published online 18 June 2020
Weekly updated World Health Organization figures on COVID-19 cases and deaths within the Arab region.
Arab entrepreneurs are tackling the pandemic head-on with artificial intelligence, telehealth, 3D-printed ventilator parts, and contact tracing apps.
Researchers in Arab institutions have joined the global effort to understand, monitor, test and control the spread of COVID-19.
COVID-19 has put the illegal wildlife trade under the spotlight by highlighting the threat posed to human health.
Scientists are using time away from their labs to dig deeply into their data.
Nature Middle East asked Ghina Mumtaz, an epidemiologist working in Lebanon, about the spread of COVID-19 in the Arab region.
Syria has confirmed its first case of COVID-19 sparking new concerns for a country with a crumbling healthcare system.
Residents in Arab countries can find local instructions and guidance regarding COVID-19 on the following websites.
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.
Humanitarian actors across the region are scrambling to ensure the most vulnerable are not left behind as spread of COVID-19 continues unabated.