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Aid Security and COVID-19, Bulletin 1, 29 March 2020

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This information bulletin provides the latest available information on COVID-19 developments impacting the security of aid work and operations to help aid agencies meet duty of care obligations to staff and reach people in need.

Threats and Violence Against Aid Agencies


Around 19 March 2020: In Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, an INGO team was attacked by the local community while travelling towards a Royingya camp amidst rumours that foreigners travelling to the refugee camps have been spreading COVID-19. Source: Verified aid-agency security incident.