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By Project Syndicate - Jun 16,2020
By Mario Pezzini, Sebastián Nieto Parra, and Juan Vázquez ZamoraPARIS — The wave of popular protests that shook Latin America in late 2019 marked a turning point not only in the politics of the countries involved, but also in terms of understanding the region’s long-term developm
By Project Syndicate - Jun 14,2020
By Sally Pairman and Roopa DhattTHE HAGUE/WASHINGTON, DC — As the world struggles to control COVID-19, the global health workforce is under increasing strain, and woman-centred, midwife-led care is more at risk than ever.The current crisis is stretching healthcare facilities
By Project Syndicate - Jun 13,2020
By Sandie Okoro and Paul Prettitore WASHINGTON, DC — Worldwide, an estimated 1.5 billion people face legal problems they cannot resolve, while 4.5 billion — particularly women, the poor, and other vulnerable people, are excluded from the protections and opportunities that th
By Project Syndicate - Jun 09,2020
By Joseph E. Stiglitz and Hamid RashidNEW YORK — Governments around the world are responding forcefully to the COVID-19 crisis with a combined fiscal and monetary response that has already reached 10 per cent of global GDP.
By Project Syndicate - Jun 08,2020
By Jacek Rostowski and Arnab Das LONDON — The Franco-German proposal for a 500 billion euro European Union (EU) recovery fund to cope with the COVID-19 crisis has been called the EU’s “Hamiltonian moment”.
By Project Syndicate - Jun 08,2020
By Erna Solberg and Tommy Remengesau Jr. OSLO/NGERULMUD — From Jamaica to Palau and Norway to Indonesia, the impact of the COVID-19 crisis is global, and national recovery efforts must be globally focused to seize shared opportunities.
By Project Syndicate - Jun 06,2020
By Aubrey Hruby and Aubrey RugoWASHINGTON, DC — As the COVID-19 crisis has escalated, stay-at-home orders have led to a surge in online purchases, of everything from groceries to medicines to household essentials, by consumers in the advanced economies.
By Project Syndicate - Jun 02,2020
By Simon Johnson, Galit Alter, Tess Cameron and Michael MinaCAMBRIDGE — In Massachusetts, which has a population of close to seven million, over 6,000 people have died from COVID-19 since the beginning of March.
By Project Syndicate - Jun 01,2020
By Carlos Alvarado Quesada and Tedros Adhanom GhebreyesusSAN JOSÉ — The COVID-19 pandemic began less than six months ago, but we have already learned a great deal about the disease.
By Project Syndicate - May 07,2020
LONDON/NAIROBI – Every year, some nine million people worldwide, equivalent to the population of Austria, die of hunger or hunger-related diseases. That is tragic enough, but COVID-19’s disruption of food supply chains risks doubling this number in 2020.

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