#coronavirus

  • Article: To Defeat COVID-19, the United States Must Invest in Innovations for All

    To Defeat COVID-19, the United States Must Invest in Innovations for All

    July 10, 2020

    Science is our exit strategy from COVID-19, but only if everyone, everywhere can benefit. Read more

  • Article: 8 Million Children Have Been Pushed Into Child Labor and Begging Due to COVID-19: Report

    8 Million Children Have Been Pushed Into Child Labor and Begging Due to COVID-19: Report

    By Madeleine Keck|July 10, 2020

    The economic impact of the pandemic has devastating consequences for children. Read more

  • Article: Hurricane Season Is Here Amid COVID-19. Is the Caribbean Ready?

    Hurricane Season Is Here Amid COVID-19. Is the Caribbean Ready?

    June 30, 2020

    A hurricane in the middle of a pandemic is a nightmare scenario. For the Caribbean, it's likely. Read more

  • Article: 15 Children From 15 Countries Share Their Experiences of COVID-19 Lockdowns Through Poetry

    15 Children From 15 Countries Share Their Experiences of COVID-19 Lockdowns Through Poetry

    By Madeleine Keck|June 19, 2020

    The initiative was spearheaded by children’s rights organization Save the Children. Read more

  • Article: World Leaders Must Act Now to Ensure 'Green Recovery' From COVID-19, Energy Agency Warns

    World Leaders Must Act Now to Ensure 'Green Recovery' From COVID-19, Energy Agency Warns

    By Brandon Wiggins|June 18, 2020

    COVID-19 lockdowns have caused a sharp reduction in greenhouse gas emissions. Read more

  • Article: The Fred Hollows Foundation Isn’t Letting COVID-19 Stop It From Ending Avoidable Blindness

    The Fred Hollows Foundation Isn’t Letting COVID-19 Stop It From Ending Avoidable Blindness

    By Madeleine Keck|June 16, 2020

    The foundation is more determined than ever to help those who need it most. Read more

  • Article: Justin Bieber Just Called on Canadians to Urge Trudeau to Fund International COVID-19 Response
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    Justin Bieber Just Called on Canadians to Urge Trudeau to Fund International COVID-19 Response

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Jana Sepehr|June 11, 2020

    The star joined Global Citizen to call for funding for COVID-19 tests, treatments, vaccines. Read more

  • Article: Australia’s Foreign Aid Budget Redirected to Help the Asia-Pacific Respond to COVID-19

    Australia’s Foreign Aid Budget Redirected to Help the Asia-Pacific Respond to COVID-19

    By Madeleine Keck|June 2, 2020

    “This is an unprecedented pivot of our development program.” Read more