Ethical Issues

The corona virus pandemic prompts important ethical concerns. This interactive website brings structure to the ethical issues of COVID-19, allowing users to explore important questions and access reliable and trustworthy sources. Specific attention has been given to the Swiss sources and issues relevant to us here in Swizterland. Click the bullet points below the images to learn more about these ethical issues.

To find out more about our classification, please see: Overview of Public Health Ethics in Emergency Preparedness and Response

The references on this page have been collected from a number of sources, including academic journals, blog posts and journalistic outlets. They have been manually curated by members of the Health Ethics and Policy Lab for relevance and topicality. Specifically, we have tried to identify articles that address novel ethical issues with respect to the current COVID-19 pandemic, particularly in the Swiss context. New articles will be collected and perioidically compiled on this page.