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Inclusion,
Published 27.06.2020 13:49
A new social movement Pandemic of Love is helping connect those who need help with those who can help.
In South Florida, local mindfulness teacher Shelly Tygielski launched her Pandemic of Love after seeing people around her losing their jobs. It started with a video on Instagram in which she announced a website that would connect those with a need due to loss of income with those who are…
Health,
Published 27.06.2020 10:48
Johns Hopkins is offering a free online course in psychological first aid.
This is to help people become better mental health supporters. It is taught by psychologist George S. Everly, PhD who teaches students his RAPID model for dealing with emergency mental health situations. More than 200,000 people have already enrolled in the course.
Health,
Published 27.06.2020 08:47
Many major airlines cut in-flight alcohol to stop the coronavirus spread.
One way the virus spreads is through points of contact with contaminated surfaces, meaning it could be transmitted through straws, cups and liquid containers. In the US, Delta is only serving bottled water. American Airlines is only offering alcohol on international flights. Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Australia are currently not…
Health, Lockdown,
Published 24.06.2020 10:55
Two studies published by scientists concluded that millions of lives have been saved thanks to large-scale interventions during the pandemic.
According to the Imperial study, European lockdowns helped to prevent more than 3.1 million deaths. The Berkeley study, which examined infection rates and lockdown measures in China, South Korea, Italy, Iran, France, and the US, found that local and national interventions prevented more than 530 million cases. Both of these…
Lockdown, ,
Published 01.06.2020 13:45
Worldwide, teeneagers from student news organizations are reporting stories on how young people are living the pandemic through the Teenage Reporting Project COVID-19 platform.
The initiative was launched by the Global Youth and News Media Prize and it is supported by the France-based outlet News Decoder. The young reporters aim to help their peers telling stories about the pandemic, voices usually excluded from general media. Teens from 11 student news organizations on four continents…
Health,
Published 21.05.2020 10:00
Apple and Google released smartphone software to notify users of a possible Covid-19 exposure.
This technology would allow governments to build apps for notifying people if they have been near someone who could be infected. It uses bluetooth wireless technology to detect if a person with the app was near someone who tests positive later. It was launched on May 20. The unprecedented collaboration…
Lockdown,
Published 27.05.2020 17:11
Google and Facebook employees can work from home for the rest of 2020.
Google originally said it would keep its work from home policy until 1 June, but is extending it for seven more months. Facebook said it would reopen its offices on 6 July as coronavirus lockdowns are gradually lifted. Previously, Amazon and Microsoft also extended its work from home policy, offering…
Inclusion,
Published 27.04.2020 16:37
A global movement #StayTheF—Home urges people to stay inside and avoid close contact.
It is started with a website staythefuckhome.com created by a German software engineer Florian Reifschneider. It has a 12-point “Self-Quarantine Manifesto” with recommendations to practice social distancing, do not attend concerts, wash hands and don’t panic. The website has now various language versions, and the message #StayTheF—Home was repeated around…
Inclusion, ,
Published 27.04.2020 13:32
In the US, Global Citizen platform organised a global livestream concert.
The full eight-hour event was organised together with singer Lady Gaga. It featured more than 70 celebrities and essential workers on the front lines of the pandemic, including Jennifer Lopez, Elton John, Celine Dion, Taylor Swift and Paul McCartney. During the event more than $150 million were raised for the…
Health,
Published 27.04.2020 12:10
China and the US developed the first three coronavirus vaccine candidates.
The World Health Organization announced that there were 70 potential coronavirus vaccines in development worldwide and three vaccine candidates in the clinical testing phase in mid-April. One of them is an experimental vaccine developed by Beijing Institute of Biotechnology and CanSino Biologics Inc., a Chinese biotech firm that already worked…

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