##COVID-19

  • Article: How an Unsung Army of Women Is Waging War on COVID-19 in Africa

    How an Unsung Army of Women Is Waging War on COVID-19 in Africa

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 30, 2020

    Community health workers are the foot soldiers who are trusted to save lives. Read more

  • Article: These Ugandan Entrepreneurs Are Turning Plastic Waste Into Low-Cost COVID-19 Face Shields

    These Ugandan Entrepreneurs Are Turning Plastic Waste Into Low-Cost COVID-19 Face Shields

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 12, 2020

    They're selling them at low prices to NGOs, and donating them to public hospitals too. Read more

  • Article: A 95-Year-Old Ghanaian Man Is Walking to Raise £500,000 to Support Frontline Workers in Africa

    A 95-Year-Old Ghanaian Man Is Walking to Raise £500,000 to Support Frontline Workers in Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 21, 2020

    #WalkWithHammond is a crowdfunding initiative hoping to buy PPE for frontline workers. Read more

  • Article: This Company Is Using Technology to Track COVID-19 in Ghana

    This Company Is Using Technology to Track COVID-19 in Ghana

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 11, 2020

    The platform collects health information and connects users to food banks and shelters. Read more

  • Article: Emmanuel Kelly Shares the Power of Music With Fans During 'Together at Home' Performance

    Emmanuel Kelly Shares the Power of Music With Fans During 'Together at Home' Performance

    By Brandon Wiggins|May 6, 2020

    Kelly's song "Never Alone" is especially fitting for a time of social distancing. Read more