Covid-19 has had a substantial impact on India’s electricity system. As power demand fell 📉, renewable energy generation played a larger role in the electricity mix. Explore the opportunities for electricity infrastructure reform beyond #Covid19 →
“We warned them that this generation would be a generation of people who cannot read at all.” - Exec Dir of NAPTOSA, Basil Manuel on the lasting effects of Covid-19 on education. Subscribe to the M&G to get this story and access to our exclusive webinars.
Covid babies don't have to be the unlucky generation. But they must be helped | Gaby Hinsliff
Coronavirus links: second-generation Covid vaccines, double-masking is the new masking and why men seem to be more vulnerable to severe Covid. chart:
Agree with @richardhorton1 that this will go down as the biggest failure in science policy for a generation. SAGE & this govt truly messed up with the result that UK has one of the highest death tolls & many people suffering post-Covid recovery with health problems.
President Trump downplayed the threat of COVID-19. He was lying at a time when early steps would certainly have saved lives. The president treated COVID-19 like a P.R. problem rather than a once in a generation health crisis.
Medically, Covid-19 is most life-threatening to the “silent generation” of people in their late 70s, 80s or 90s, but economically, the coronavirus has left these lives relatively unscathed. What generation is the pandemic’s biggest economic losers?
The Republican COVID proposal has no support for Medicaid, nursing homes, or those with disabilities. Their proposal does not meet America’s testing needs. This is not a serious proposal for the country in the midst of a once-in-a-generation crisis.
Operation Warp Speed is a historic partnership between the federal government, scientific community, & private sector to develop a safe COVID-19 vaccine in record time. The once-in-a-generation effort is already making incredible progress. 1600 Daily:
This roundup by Hong Kong authorities of pro-democracy activists is huge — it's a lot of people — from the older generation — who've been at it well before the 2014 Umbrella Movement. Governments are taking advantage of this window while the world is distracted by COVID.
Just as with covid, America refuses to contain the virus of hate that has plagued our land since its founding. With each new generation comes a new wave of infection as deadly and profound as the last. We cannot afford to sacrifice more black and brown bodies.
Boris Johnson’s physician calls Covid-19 'this generation’s polio’ as new evidence emerges of long-term effects