Italy has shut all universities and schools until early April. This has created problems for parents. They now have to supervise their children, rather than go to work.
German authorities have issued a ban on more than two people meeting. Authorities say such a ban makes more sense than locking people in their homes. Follow DW for the latest.
Closing schools and working from home has become a global response to stop the spread of COVID-19. However, lack of access to the internet as well as high data costs have made this transition rather difficult in Africa.
Italy's mortality rate rose well beyond the official coronavirus death toll. And a study found that the German infection rate may be 10 times higher than reported. Follow DW as it happened.
Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron propose a major financial recovery fund worth €500 billion. Restrictions are continuing to lift in Europe, with businesses and schools set to reopen. Follow DW for the latest.
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