Launch of a publication
Launch in Brazil of the Global Education Monitoring Report 2021/2 - Non-state actors in education: Who chooses? Who loses?
How the Republic of Korea flattened the COVID-19 curve: openness, transparency and democracy
The Republic of Korea discovered its first COVID19 case on 20 January 2020 The Korean Centres for Disease Control immediately organized a meeting with biomedicine companies to provide the genetic map of the coronavirus released by the WHO and to ask them to develop test kits After two weeks the test kits were developed and approved for use after one week On 20 February 2020 the number of cases began to explode in and around the City of Daegu to nearly 9000 cases in less than a month making the Republic of Korea one of the most dangerous places in the world The size and the speed of the outbreak seemed to be uncontrollable
In Chengdu, free meals for doctors & nurses
As a response to the recovery process to COVID19 the city of Chengdu UNESCO creative city for gastronomy initiated Free services for white angels to pay respect and show the inhabitants appreciation for the selfless dedication and valuable work of doctors nurses and medical staff in protecting the wellbeing and health of fellow inhabitants in the ongoing pandemic