Business and Covid-19: Supporting the Most Vulnerable

COVID-19 poses risks for everyone and the impacts across all aspects of life will be profound and long-lasting for every segment of society. They are especially serious for those who are most vulnerable: the elderly and those suffering from underlying health conditions; those with poor access to affordable health services, insurance or savings; those in low-income, informal and insecure jobs or independent workers; and those who are providing healthcare and other essential services.

There is an urgent need for companies to identify and scale up innovative solutions, through their core business capabilities and operations, philanthropy and social investments and their engagement in policy dialogue and helping to strengthen institutions. This paper sets out a COVID-19 Response Framework for how business can support the most vulnerable.
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