COVED-19: resources for directors

COVID-19 webinars

These ICD webinars on critical areas of governance are intended to help directors navigate the challenges presented by COVID-19.  Access the recorded webinars as well as handouts and supporting material.    

COVID-19 board update newsletter

ICD’s newsletter covering the COVID-19 crisis is intended to provide directors with thought-provoking material to help them navigate the challenging governance issues presented by the current health emergency. We also want to help board members think about the medium- and longer-term impact the crisis will have on our organizations, economy and on the larger society.  Previous issues are available.  To subscribe to COVID-19 Board Update, please complete this form email.

Resources for directors

The ICD has compiled resources to help boards and directors govern effectively during the COVID-19 pandemic and mitigate its business impact. We will regularly update this page with practical resources and best practices that reflect the latest developments as this crisis evolves.

Topics covered:

Advice for directors Economic outlook
Advice for organizations Not-for-profit organizations
Business continuity Risk management oversight
Business contracts Security
Crisis management & communications Virtual meetings
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Advice for directors






Advice for organizations






Business continuity

Business contracts

Crisis management & communications

Economic outlook

Not-for-profit organizations

Risk management oversight


Virtual meetings