Flights to Lebanon are suspended until 26 April 2020. - This does not apply to search and rescue, state aircraft and emergency medical flights. - This does not apply to diplomatic delegations working in Lebanon. - This does not apply to International Organizations personnel. - This does not apply to UNIFIL forces and personnel working for companies associated with drilling operations in Block No. 4. - This does not apply to military.
This document provides advice on the use of masks in communities, during home care, and in health care settings in areas that have reported cases of COVID-19. It is intended for individuals in the community, public health and infection prevention and control (IPC) professionals, health care managers, health care workers (HCWs), and community health workers. This updated version includes a section on Advice to decision makers on the use of masks for healthy people in community settings.
Health workers are at the front line of the COVID-19 outbreak response and as such are exposed to hazards that put them at risk of infection. Hazards include pathogen exposure, long working hours, psychological distress, fatigue, occupational burnout, stigma, and physical and psychological violence. This document highlights the rights and responsibilities of health workers, including the specific measures needed to protect occupational safety and health.