An insight into COVID-19 in Colombia

AN INSIGHT INTO COVID-19 IN COLOMBIA By Lina Garnica Rosas, June 20, 2020 Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has rapidly increased in the pandemic scale since it first began in Wuhan, China, in December 2019 (1). More than 180 countries have reported cases, including Colombia (2). The Colombian government has established several public health measures to…

An insight into COVID-19 in Peru

An insight into the impact of COVID-19 in Peru Declared as the second hotspot in the Americas after Brazil, Peru is battling to control the COVID-19 pandemic which has already led to almost 200.000 confirmed cases and more than 5.000 deaths. The government of President Vizcarra had responded rapidly by closing international borders and implementing…

An insight into COVID-19 in Venezuela

COVID-19 in Venezuela: the least of the worries. The current pandemic is affecting the global economy and will drastically change the way people behave from now on, from individual to international perspectives. Through the last four months, diverse socio-economic, and health actions implemented by governments worldwide had shown their results, and some of those countries…

Die Coronapandemie in den USA

Die Coronapandemie in den USA Eine Analyse von Timo Ulrichs, IGGB und Akkon Hochschule für Humanwissenschaften Einige westliche Industrieländer sind besonders hart von der Ausbreitung des Coronavirus‘ getroffen worden, z.B. Italien und Spanien, wo die Ausbreitung zunächst unbemerkt und v.a. über die Krankenhäuser erfolgte. In keinem Industrieland aber sind die Folgen der Pandemie so drastisch…