The Relocate Global Coronavirus (COVID-19) resource centre

The Relocate Global Coronavirus (COVID-19) resource centre - with articles designed to help employers and employees amidst this worldwide crisis and with links to trusted resources.

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In this time of global uncertainty and worry, due to the emerging Coronavirus (COVID-19), which the World Health Organisation has just upgraded from "epidemic" to "pandemic", we thought it would be helpful for our readers if we created an index of all Coronavirus-related articles.Many of these articles can help you manage your organisation and workforce in this time of unprecedented change.This page was last updated on 31 March 2020.

Relocate articles

How to help globally mobile employees cope with COVID-19

Managing self-isolation in a host location and maintaining physical and mental wellbeing alongside work and family commitments can present specific challenges for international assignees.

School closures: how parents can keep calm and carry on with work

Government measures designed to stop the spread of COVID-19 will see all state schools in the UK close to most students from Friday. What are the options for working parents?

Summer A-level and GCSE exams cancelled: what happens now?

The Government’s announcement that all schools in the UK will close for most students included the news this year’s summer examination sessions for GCSEs and A-levels are cancelled.

Self-isolation and Coronavirus: How to manage a remote workforce

Governments around the world are recommending or mandating home working to minimise the spread of the coronavirus, and to protect the most vulnerable in societies. How can organisations best make home working "work" during a time of self-isolation?

Coronavirus - will employees be paid if they can't go to work?

With concern amongst employees that they may not be paid if they contract the Coronavirus or are asked to self-isolate by a doctor, what is the truth?

Coronavirus and your employees – protecting them in an uncertain world

As coronavirus spreads around the world, we consider the implications for globally mobile employees and how their employers can support them.

Coronavirus – what steps should employers and staff take now?

What measures can be taken now in the workplace to avoid the spread of coronavirus and what travel restrictions are currently in place?

Coronavirus and education: what is the global impact on students, families and communities?

UNESCO says the number of students missing school globally due to COVID-19 is “unparalleled”, impacting almost 290 million worldwide. Where are schools closed and what impact is this having on families and communities?

ASAP calls on UK Government for clarification on Coronavirus, so the hospitality industry can act

ASAP and Coronavirus: the hospitality industry stands to suffer a "devastating shock to business".

Coronavirus threat bugs UK economic recovery

The service, construction and manufacturing sectors in the UK economy have all made unexpectedly healthy starts to 2020, but growth is now being threatened by the threat of the coronavirus to global trade.

Travellers urged to reconsider visits to China following Coronavirus outbreak

Two Chinese cities are on lockdown and international airports are monitoring visitors in a bid to contain the highly infectious coronavirus.

Coronavirus bulletin: travel and immigration

Travel and immigration information about the Coronavirus, provided by immigration specialists Peregrine Immigration Management.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns

Key advice for delegates of the Think Women workshop and lunch on 6 March at Institute of Directors, London.

External links

UK Government Coronavirus and the situation in the UK

Number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases and risk in the UK

  • Detailed guide 
  • Department of Health and Social Care and Public Health England
  • Updated daily at 2.00pm

Travel advice: coronavirus (COVID-19)

  • Detailed guide 
  • Foreign & Commonwealth Office

COVID-19: track coronavirus cases

  • Guidance
  • Public Health England

COVID-19: specified countries and areas

  • Guidance
  • Public Health England

COVID-19: guidance for educational settings

  • Guidance
  • Department for Education and Public Health England

COVID-19: guidance for employers and businesses

World Health Organisation advice

WHO content about the Coronavirus includes information on how to protect yourself from the virus, situation reports, travel advice, technical guidance, media resources and links to Research & Development.

NHS advice

Coronavirus: an overview with advice about how to avoid catching or spreading coronavirus

Common questions about COVID-19

CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) advice

Coronavirus: supporting your people through a global public health emergency


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