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The Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) and the COVID-19 disease continue to spread across the world.

Your participation in the Life with Corona study will provide valuable information for researchers studying the social and economic implications of the Coronavirus pandemic. 

Life with Corona is a citizen science project that was initiated by a team of scientists from ISDC , IGZ , UNU-WIDER and IDS and cooperates closely with international partners. The study started on 23 March 2020 and will continue throughout 2021 at least. It is conducted by an international team of researchers and volunteers led by Professor Tilman Brück. The study has received ethical approval by UNU-WIDER with the reference number “UNU-WIDER – 01/2020”.

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