International COVID-19 Resource List for Global Workforce Managers

International COVID-19 Resource List for Global Workforce ManagersThis international COVID-19 resource list is for global workforce managers looking for global news and contact information to support their employees through the COVID-19 outbreak.



Albania Public Health Institute

National Medical Emergency

Ministry of Health and Social Protection

Links are to sites in Albanian

COVID-19 hotline: 127

Armenia Ministry of Health of Armenia  (link to English translation is in the top right corner of the home page)

Specific information on coronavirus status 

COVID-19 hotline: (local dial only) 8.003
Armenia National Center for Disease Control: +374 (0)10-550-601

Australia Department of Home Affairs

Department of Health


COVID-19 hotline: 1800 020 080

Azerbaijan Ministry of Health of the Azerbaijan Republic

Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Azerbaijan

Bahrain Ministry of Health Bahrain Instagram account (@mohbahrain)

Ministry of Education Bahrain Instagram account (@moebahrain) for the most recent updates in regards to school closings.

COVID-19 hotline: 444 (in English)

Belarus Ministry of Health (in Russian)
Belgium Government of Belgium

FPS Foreign Affairs

COVID-19 hotline: +32-2-513-0202

Bosnia & Herzegovina Institute of Public Health of the Republika Srpska

Institute of Public Health of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Brazil Brazilian Ministry of Health

Brazil’s COVID-19 App

Bulgaria Bulgarian Ministry of Health
Canada Public Health Agency of Canada 

COVID-19 Hotlines

British Columbia: 811

Alberta: 811

Saskatchewan: 811

Manitoba: 1-888-315-9257

Ontario: 1-866-797-0000

Quebec: 8-1-1

New Brunswick: 811

Nova Scotia: 811

Prince Edward Island: 811

Newfoundland and Labrador: 811 or 1-888-709-2929

Nunavut: 867-975-5772

Yukon: 811

Northwest Territories: 811

China US Embassy and Consulates in China

COVID-19 hotline: 12345

Colombia Colombia Ministry of Health 

COVID-19 hotline for Bogotá: +57 (1) 330 5041

COVID-19 hotline for the country: 01 8000 955 590

Costa Rica
Croatia Croatian Institute of Public Health

COVID-19 hotline: 091 468 30 32 and 099 468 30 01

Czech Republic MFA on Twitter (in English)

Czech Ministry of Health

Czech Ministry of Interior

Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs

COVID-19 hotlines:
+420 724 810 106  and  +420 725 191 367

El Salvador Ministry of Health 

COVID-19 hotline: 132

Estonia The Estonian Health Board
France Government of France

COVID-19 Hotline: 15

Germany German Health Ministry – COVID-19

Robert Koch Institute

COVID-19 hotline: 030 346 465 100

Independent patient advice service – 0800 011 77 22

General initial information and contact placement – authority number 115 (

Consultation for the deaf and hearing impaired – Fax: 030/340 60 66 – 07,

Sign language telephone (video telephony) – insurance carriers are treating cases in relation with COVID-19:

Guatemala Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance

Coronavirus hotline: 1517

Hong Kong Hong Kong Center for Health Protection COVID-19 Website

Macau Government Special Website Against Epidemics

COVID-19 hotline: 2125 1122

Hungary Hungarian Government

COVID-19 Hotline: 06-80-277-455 or 06-80-277-456 (in Hungarian)

India Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Indian Bureau of Immigration 

COVID-19 Hotline: +91-11-23978046

Indonesia US Embassy & Consulates of Indonesia
Ireland Ireland Health Service Executive

COVID-19 hotline: 1850 241 850

Italy Italian National Institute of Health

COVID-19 hotline: 1500

Japan Ministry of Health, Labour & Welfare

Japan National Tourism Organization

COVID-19 hotlines: 050-3816-2787 (in Japan), +81-50-3816-2787 (international)

Kazakhstan Kazakhstani Ministry of Health (English not available)
Kuwait Kuwait Ministry of Health

COVID-19 Hotlines 24970967, 96049698, 99048619

Latvia Latvia’s Centre for Disease Control Updates on COVID-19

Information for Travelers

Information for Educational Institutions

Lebanon Lebanon’s Minister of Health
Lithuania Lithuanian Ministry of Health

Baltic News Service

Luxembourg The Luxembourg Government

COVID-19 hotline: 8002 8080

Macedonia Institute of Public Health of the Republic of North Macedonia

Institute of Public Health with Informational Pamphlets on COVID-19 for travelers. (Macedonian, Albanian, and English)

Mexico Mexico Ministry of Health Information for the General Public (Spanish)

Mexican Ministry of Health Daily Updates (Spanish)

COVID-19 hotline: 800 0044 800

Moldova Information about COVID-19 from the Ministry of Health, Labor, and Social Protection of the Republic of Moldova.
Montenegro Montenegro Institute for Public Health
Netherlands Dutch National Institute for Public Health (RIVM) on COVID-19

Municipal Health Services Centers in the Netherlands (GGD GHOR)

COVID-19 hotline: 0800-1351

Poland Poland Main Sanitary Inspectorate

COVID-19 hotline: NFZ 800-190-590

Panama Ministry of Heath

Social Security of Panama 

Panamerican Health Organization

Coronavirus hotline: 169

Portugal Portuguese Director General of Health (DGS) COVID -19 information
(for English click on the Globe on the upper side of the page)COVID-19 Hotlines:
– Mainland Portugal and Madeira – (+ 351) 808 24 24 24
– Azores – (+351) 808 24 60 24
Qatar Qatar Ministry of Public Health

COVID-19 hotline: 16000

Romania Romanian Ministry of Health

COVID-19 hotline: 0800800358 (in Romanian)

Russia Russian government coronavirus news updates

Moscow Department of Health: +7 495 870-45-09

Serbia Serbian Health Ministry

COVID-19 hotline: +381648945235

Singapore Singapore Ministry of Health

Singaporean Ministry of Health’s FAQs

COVID-19 hotline: 1800 333 9999

Slovak Republic Official Public Health Authority UVZSR
Slovenia Slovenian National Institute for Health
South Korea The Korea Center for Disease Control

Korean Ministry of Health and Welfare

COVID-19 hotline: 1339

Spain Spanish Ministry of Health

Spain’s Protocol for the Management of Cases of Infection by the Novel Coronavirus (PDF 715K)

COVID-19 hotline: 061

Switzerland Federal Office of Public Health (English)
Federal Office of Public Health (German – most frequently updated)COVID-19 hotline for Geneva: 0800 909 400
Thailand Thailand Ministry of Public Health

COVID-19 hotline: 1422

UAE UAE Ministry of Health & Prevention

UAE National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority

COVID-19 hotline: 800 111 11

Ukraine Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers COVID-19 website

Ukraine’s Ministry of Health COVID-19 information

Ukraine Public Health Center

COVID-19 hotline: 0-800-505-201

United Kingdom UK Government Response to COVID-19

NHS Coronavirus (COVID-19) page

COVID-19 hotlines: England uses the 111 online coronavirus service. Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland call 111

United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Departments of Health by State (scroll to the end)

Employees should contact their primary care physician if they have symptoms.

Uzbekistan US Embassy in Uzbekistan

This international COVID-19 resource list is one of an article series dedicated to helping global workforce managers navigate the evolving challenges brought on by COVID-19. Expect regular articles such as this from the Asinta Partnership as the global impact of the coronavirus unfolds.