COVID-19: Information and updates from the UPU

The UPU's International Bureau (IB) has been monitoring the disruptions to the global postal supply chain caused by the COVID-19 pandemic and is seeking to identify possible ways to mitigate its impact – particularly with regard to the widespread restrictions and cancellations of passenger flights.

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Looking beyond the pandemic: Experts explore postal health opportunities

Looking beyond the pandemic: Experts explore postal health opportunities

17.08.2021

The second week of the 27th Universal Postal Congress in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire opened with a discussion on the opportunities for posts to diversify into the health sector. Triggered by the ongoing global health crisis, the discussion, however, went beyond the pandemic.

UPU lauds Posts for their efforts to protect worldwide commerce

UPU lauds Posts for their efforts to protect worldwide commerce

13.08.2021Fourteen countries received a security certificate at the 27th Universal Postal Congress in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.
In the line of duty

In the line of duty

23.07.2021

Postal workers from around the world share their memories and experiences of working on the frontline during the global pandemic.