#Coronavirus

  • Article: Britain’s LGBTQ+ Community Face ‘Unbearable’ Mental Health Crisis During Lockdown: Report

    Britain’s LGBTQ+ Community Face ‘Unbearable’ Mental Health Crisis During Lockdown: Report

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 5, 2020

    The study reveals how people who are LGBTQ+ in the UK have been fighting off depression. Read more

  • Article: Ask An Expert: Why Is It Important for Countries in Africa to Take Part in COVID-19 Vaccine Trials?

    Ask An Expert: Why Is It Important for Countries in Africa to Take Part in COVID-19 Vaccine Trials?

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Aug. 5, 2020

    We spoke with Prof. Shabir Madhi from South Africa’s Wits University to learn about vaccine trials. Read more

  • Article: The Pandemic Is Putting Latin American Girls at Risk of Pregnancy and Abuse, Experts Say

    The Pandemic Is Putting Latin American Girls at Risk of Pregnancy and Abuse, Experts Say

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 3, 2020

    A rise in teenage pregnancies is expected as healthcare resources are diverted to COVID-19. Read more

  • Article: Clean Bandit and Global Citizen Team Up to Host an All-Day House Party to Fight World Hunger

    Clean Bandit and Global Citizen Team Up to Host an All-Day House Party to Fight World Hunger

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 30, 2020

    The GRAMMY-winning hitmakers have invited DJs from all over the world to join them. Read more

  • Article: Celebrity Parents Call on British PM Boris Johnson to Protect Children With Green COVID-19 Recovery

    Celebrity Parents Call on British PM Boris Johnson to Protect Children With Green COVID-19 Recovery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 27, 2020

    Stars including Julie Walters signed a letter calling for children to be central to the PM's plans. Read more

  • Article: Violence, Cybersex Trafficking, and Child Marriage Spike for Girls in Asia-Pacific During COVID-19

    Violence, Cybersex Trafficking, and Child Marriage Spike for Girls in Asia-Pacific During COVID-19

    By Madeleine Keck|July 27, 2020

    Girls are being pulled out of school and into “a life of poor prospects.” Read more

  • Article: La participation des femmes canadiennes au marché du travail en chute à cause de la COVID-19

    Women’s Participation in Canada’s Labour Market Is Plummeting Because of COVID-19

    By Sarah El Gharib|July 24, 2020

    A new study highlights that the pandemic has had a disproportionate impact on women. Read more

  • Article: This Organization Is Working to Bring Food to Mexico’s Vulnerable Communities During COVID-19

    This Organization Is Working to Bring Food to Mexico’s Vulnerable Communities During COVID-19

    By Erica Sanchez|July 23, 2020

    Bancos de Alimentos de México is ensuring people in need have access to food during the COVID-19 pan Read more