Hospitals throughout Belarus are facing a shortage of personal protective equipment during the coronavirus pandemic, but communities are trying to help fill the gap. Minsk Hackerspace is a non-profit, all-volunteer DIY community in Minsk. On April 1, a group of engineers, makers, and healthcare professionals teamed up to leverage DIY manufacturing technology to support PPE production in the country.
In Peru, a group of students from the School of Mechatronic Engineering of the National University of Trujillo (UNT) repairs an artificial respirator for hospitals. Hospital Regional Docente de Trujillo was one of the places to receive repaired respirators.
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