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We seek responses
to Covid-19 effects

We seek responses and solutions
which help to deal with immediate and long term effects of Covid-19 pandemic. Our community and reporters around the world submits responses which are verified and categorized.

So we can help you find an idea
on how to solve your problem.

If you know about any –
submit them to Radar. Let’s use the power of community and journalism to create a platform helping everyone to get through this and find solutions.

responses

Inclusion,
Published 28.06.2020 19:09
In Japan, an app lets sports fans cheer out loud in the stadium when watching remotely.
The “Remote Cheerer” app was connected to 58 speakers around the stadium to try to create the atmosphere of a normal match. Fans could choose “Clap” or “Cheer” on their app and corresponding sounds will be delivered to speakers on the ground.
Health,
Published 28.06.2020 19:08
Taiwan is going to share mobile technology with other countries to combat Covid-19.
A health management APP will use artificial intelligence and GPS technology to help users to manage their own health.  Another social distancing APP will use Bluetooth technology to help minimize virus transmission.
Health,
Published 28.06.2020 15:10
In Japan, the goverment has released a Covid-19 contact tracing app for iOS and Android.
If a phone user is found to be infected, people who spent at least 15 minutes within a radius of one meter of the person over the past 2 weeks will be notified. These people who get notification will be prompted to seek medical consultation.
Inclusion,
Published 28.06.2020 14:18
In Peru, “Mujeres Emprendedoras” project is helping women to keep with their own businesses.
The “Mujeres Emprendedoras” project offers advice on financial management, savings plans, and sales optimization to save business for hundreds of women affected by the crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Inclusion,
Published 28.06.2020 14:16
In Brazil, volunteer journalists are writing profiles of people who died in the country because of Covid-19.
The profiles are published on the “Inumeráveis” website that was launched in late April. The journalists’ goal is that the victims of Covid-19 are not seen as statistical numbers but as humans.
Health,
Published 28.06.2020 10:13
Brazilian researches have deveoped a material that eliminates Covid-19.
The fabric consists of polyester, cotton, and two types of silver microparticles. In laboratory tests, the material managed to eliminate 99.9% of the virus after two minutes of contact. Manufacturers have already applied for a product patent and are in contact with two Brazilian weavers to use the fabric in…
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response categories

Health

Inclusion

Lockdown

Unemployment

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Lola García-Ajofrín
Hanna Liubakova
Rumbie Chakamba
Wen-Yee Lee
Priscila Pacheco

faq

What is a method?

Specific efforts that have been implemented to respond to the effects of COVID-19. Those effects may be unemployment, shortage of health resources, abandonment of vulnerable population. And the initiators of that responses can be diverse: individuals, NGO’s, communities, governments, companies. For instance, launching a radio show in several indigenous languages…

Specific efforts that have been implemented to respond to the effects of COVID-19. Those effects may be unemployment, shortage of health resources, abandonment of vulnerable population. And the initiators of that responses can be diverse: individuals, NGO’s, communities, governments, companies. For instance, launching a radio show in several indigenous languages ​​to inform people in a certain area of ​​the Amazon about COVID-19, lockdown and hygienic issues. (edited)

What is the difference between method and solution?

Solution as in solutions journalism is response to a problem which has a proven systemic impact. In case of pandemic not all solutions are systemic but rather temporary – this is why we call them responses.

Solution as in solutions journalism is response to a problem which has a proven systemic impact. In case of pandemic not all solutions are systemic but rather temporary – this is why we call them responses.

I am a journalist how can I use Radar?

Freely 🙂 Everything on Radar site is free to further use provided you keep the CreativeCommons Attribution ShareAlike license!

Freely 🙂 Everything on Radar site is free to further use provided you keep the CreativeCommons Attribution ShareAlike license!

How will Radar be developed further?

Today is only the beginning. Soon we will add more categories and of course more submissions. We will also start posting responses explained and our own solutions journalism stories.

Today is only the beginning. Soon we will add more categories and of course more submissions. We will also start posting responses explained and our own solutions journalism stories.

I have an idea for Radar development where can I send it?

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Great! Please email us at team@weareoutriders.com

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