Airbnb: "Appart Solidaire" – Open Homes for Covid Heroes

Airbnb, an online holiday accommodation marketplace, launched its platform Appart Solidaire (United Homes) to provide healthcare workers in France with free accommodation during the COVID-19 pandemic.

"Appart Solidaire" Open Homes for Covid Heroes

March 11th, 2020. With 120,000 people infected worldwide, the World Health Organization officially calls the Covid-19 epidemic a pandemic and calls on governments to take strong measures.

March 16th, 2020. French President Macron announces a first national lockdown to curb the spread of the virus and to reduce the pressure on the country's intensive care units, which are reaching full capacity.