COVID-19 International Horizon Scanning and Learning

Thursday, 9 July 2020

09/07/2020

The focus this week is on:

- Outbreak hot-spots and transmission routes

- Human behaviour during pandemics

- Seasonal variation and transmission

- Country epidemiology update

PHW COVID19 IntHorizonScan_Report 11_09July2020.pdf

25/06/2020

The focus this week is on:

- Outbreak hot-spots

- Long-term consequences of lockdown

- Impact of climate on COVID-19 incidence rates

- Homelessness

- Country insight: Argentina

 PHW COVID19 IntHorizonScan_Report 10_25June2020.pdf

18/06/2020

The focus this week is on:

- repeat testing

- social distancing

- strengthening community resilience

PHW COVID19 IntHorizonScan_Report 9_18June2020.pdf

11/06/2020

The focus this week is on:

-pre-school childcare

- the ‘social bubble’ approach

- re-opening public transport

- outbreak epidemiology update

PHW COVID19 IntHorizonScan_Report 8_11June2020.pdf

04/06/2020

The focus this week is on:

- outdoor transmission of COVID-19

- long-term impacts of lockdown

- country insight: Greece

PHW COVID19 IntHorizonScan_Report 7_4June2020.pdf

28/05/2020

The focus this week is on:

- testing practices

- adherence to lockdown measures

- easing lockdown: impact on R across the USA

- country insight: Iceland

PHW COVID19 IntHorizonScan_Report 6_28May2020.pdf

21/05/2020

The focus this week is on:

- Re-opening education 

- Easing lockdown impact on R 

- Reporting COVID-19 deaths

- Country insight: the Netherlands

PHW COVID19 IntHorizonScan_Report 5_21May2020.pdf 

14/05/2020

The focus this week is on:

-          Impact on employment and related financial and health burden

-          Impact on specific and vulnerable groups

-          Country transition overview and outbreak epidemiology

PHW COVID19 IntHorizonScan_Report 4_14May2020.pdf

07/05/2020

-          Care homes and other enclosed settings

-          Education (school re-opening)

-          Comparative intelligence on testing, cases & deaths

-          R0 comparison across countries

-          Country insight – Spain

 PHW COVID19 IntHorizonScan_Report 3_7May2020.pdf

Please, see attached our latest Public Health Wales International Horizon Scanning report.