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COVID-19 Lessons on Sustainability and Climate Change

As the world continues to face the COVID-19, we’re also facing challenges in different forms. Nonetheless, these challenges also provide lessons for sustainability and room for changes when it comes to shaping our response to not only the pandemic but also to climate change and other disasters. With this, here are some of the lessons and recommendations for sustainability:   …

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Key Actions to Improve Global Health

Clean and healthy humanity is the current goal of doctors and health officials alike in the entire world. As such, the UN is now taking action amidst the on-going threat of climate change by finalizing the rulebook for the Paris agreement. The health of the entirety of humanity is at risk, which is why urgency must be addressed ASAP. With …

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The Economic Impact of COVID-19

The economy is at a standstill with the current pandemic that is the Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19. Let’s take a look at how this affects our global economy so far.   Global Shares The stock markets are shifting, and shares are being sold and bought, which affects the value of pensions and even savings accounts. Investors are starting to fear …

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COVID-19 Crisis Management Response in Local Communities

The whole world is in crisis, and local governments are doing their best to stop the spread of COVID-19. Therefore, the coordination between communities and the government is essential in this time of need. According to the head of APCO Worldwide’s Global Crisis Practice, Eliot Hoff, principles and practices must be applied by the government and private institutions to streamline …

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3 Ways Governments Can Improve Healthcare in Developing Countries

Health is an essential aspect of the economy of a country. When the majority of the population is healthy, it would mean more productivity. However, healthcare in developing countries continues to be inaccessible to many. Some die because they cannot afford healthcare services. Some can admit themselves to public hospitals but have to suffer the poor quality of services due …

6 Pillars of Sustainable Development

We often intertwine the word development with progress but the question is, is it sustainable? We now begin to understand that not all development is progress. Some of them are a step backward when you consider the long term perspective of development. Overtime, we’ve converted agricultural lands to the industrial and commercial establishment because we think it is what will …

Our Projects Make the World a Better Place

How Our Projects Make a Difference in the World InEmpathy is based on the fact that considering all the available resources, poverty should have been eliminated. Ever since it was established, inEmpathy has concentrated its efforts on health care and eldercare, all the while taking children vulnerability into account as well. Income inequality is one of the paramount social problems. …

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4 Ways Telemedicine is Helping Charitable Institutions

Charity work is not an easy task. You must give service to people that need you the most and device ways for help to reach them. Health is an essential aspect of life; thus, many charitable institutions focus on this aspect. One of the challenges of bringing charitable work closer to people in need is inaccessibility. Some places are located …

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Climate Action: How Trees can Save us from Climate Change

There is no denying that the world is experiencing climate change. We might be in different parts of the world, but we’re sure you’ve noticed the changes. From much stronger weather disturbances to unbearably higher temperatures to melting of ice in the North and South pole to animal extinction, all these are just some of the effects of climate change. …

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Improving Global Health

Everyone should understand that global health is essential in terms of study, research, and the practice of medicine. It is a process that allows different parties, both public and private, to identify gaps and improve health and health care worldwide.   Importance of Global Health   Global health is a critical aspect in terms of ensuring the safety of every …