Strengthening Preparedness for COVID-19 in Cities and Urban Settings

Date of Publication
2020

This document is to support local authorities, leaders and policy-makers in cities and other urban settlements in identifying effective approaches and implementing recommended actions that enhance the prevention, preparedness and readiness for COVID-19 in urban settings, to ensure a robust response and eventual recovery.

It covers factors unique to cities and urban settings, considerations in urban preparedness, key areas of focus and preparing for future emergencies.