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USAID’s Mission Must Not Be Obstructed During Presidential Transition, Opinion Piece Says

The Hill: USAID’s mission is too important to politicize and obstruct Krish O’Mara Vignarajah, president and CEO of Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service “…Dysfunction and obstruction at USAID could not happen at a worse time. The agency operates at the intersection of our four most pressing national and global crises…

Blog Posts, Releases Discuss Various Topics Related To COVID-19 Pandemic, Including Treating Other Diseases, Vaccines, Gender-Based Violence, One Health, Misinformation

African Arguments: How can countries continue to combat malaria during a pandemic? Ciku Kimeria, communication consultant at Speak up Africa (11/11). BMJ Opinion: Pharma companies must open their books on the funding agreements for covid-19 vaccines Manuel Martin, medical innovation and access policy adviser for the Médecins Sans Frontières Access…

Opinion Pieces Address Topics Related To COVID-19 Pandemic, Including Sustainable Development, Potential Vaccines, Impacts In Latin America

Devex: Opinion: Drive home a global green recovery in 2021 — no excuses Patricia Scotland, secretary general of the Commonwealth, and Ibrahim Thiaw, undersecretary general and executive secretary of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (11/11). Foreign Policy: The Vaccine News Is Good. Here’s the Bad News Laurie Garrett,…

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AP: In Iran, a massive cemetery struggles to keep up with virus (Nasiri, 11/11). AP: Frantic search after medicines vanish from Lebanon shelves (El Deeb, 11/11). Devex: What we learned from the FCDO chief’s grilling by U.K. politicians (Worley, 11/11). Devex: Léo Heller’s last call for water and sanitation as…

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AP: Ukraine’s president tests positive for COVID-19 (11/10). AP: As virus spikes, Europe runs low on ICU beds, hospital staff (Hinnant et al., 11/10). AP: Hard-hit Belgium sees light at the end of virus tunnel (Petrequin, 11/9). AP: U.N.: Pandemic threatens Latin America’s next generation (Smith, 11/9). Borgen Magazine: A…

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Borgen Magazine: Lack of Resources in Yemen Due to COVID-19 and Violence (Padmaraj, 11/8). Borgen Magazine: Destigmatize COVID-19 in Africa: From Nurses to Zindzi Mandela (Webb, 11/7). Borgen Magazine: The Global Oxygen Shortage During COVID-19 (Weir, 11/9). The Guardian: HIV: new diagnoses among gay and bisexual men at lowest level…

Public Development Banks Key To Helping Governments Finance Recovery From COVID-19 Pandemic, Opinion Piece Says

Project Syndicate: The Age of Public Development Banks Has Arrived Stephany Griffith-Jones, emeritus fellow at the Institute of Development Studies at the University of Sussex and financial markets director at the Initiative for Policy Dialogue at Columbia University, and colleagues “Major global threats — including the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change,…

New Study Shows Association Between Risk Of Death From COVID-19, Air Pollution Exposure

STAT: New research points to potential link between pollution levels and Covid-19 death risk “New research points to another potential factor that might play into a person’s risk of death due to Covid-19: prolonged exposure to high levels of air pollution. In a study published Wednesday in Science Advances, researchers…

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AP: Asia Today: India’s virus cases jump on New Delhi resurgence (11/5). AP: In Spain, coronavirus puts the poor at the back of the line (Parra, 11/5). AP: Coronavirus cause of Algeria president’s hospitalization (11/4). AP: Asia Today: South Korea OKs single test for COVID-19 and flu (11/4). Borgen Magazine:…

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