Can We Use Digital Technology to Cushion the Pandemic’s Blow?

Opinion by Alan Gelb, Anit Mukherjee (washington dc) Thursday, April 02, 2020 Inter Press Service WASHINGTON…

The Gaza Strip and COVID-19: Preparing for the Worst

A Palestinian family on the street in Beit Lahia in north Gaza. Credit: Mohammed Omer/IPS. gaza…

Snapshot of Life under Lockdown in Bangladesh

All sort of gathering, including saying prayer in the mosque during this COVID-19 outbreak has been…

Coronavirus Proves Need for Free Healthcare for All– Now

Winnie Byanyima Opinion by Winnie Byanyima (geneva) Thursday, April 02, 2020 Inter Press Service GENEVA, Apr…

Surviving Domestic Violence in times of Covid19

Opinion by Fairuz Ahmed (new york) Thursday, April 02, 2020 Inter Press Service NEW YORK, Apr…

Dangers and Lessons of Present Multiple Crises

Mah Hui Lim Opinion by Mah Hui Lim, Michael Heng (penang and singapore) Wednesday, April 01,…

The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Developing Countries

Opinion by Daud Khan, Leila Yasmine Khan (amsterdam/rome) Wednesday, April 01, 2020 Inter Press Service AMSTERDAM/ROME,…

In memory of Martin Khor

Martin Khor by IPS UN Bureau (new york) Wednesday, April 01, 2020 Inter Press Service NEW…

The Need for Empathy in the Time of Coronavirus

Opinion by Jan Lundius (stockholm / rome) Wednesday, April 01, 2020 Inter Press Service STOCKHOLM /…

Modern Day Slavery Reaches a Far Corner of the World

Credit: UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) by Thalif Deen (united nations)…