Energy & Environment Technical Working Group (EETWG): June 2020

Even though the COVID-19 pandemic has halted most of the activities in the largest refugee settlement of world, elephant watchers have been working tirelessly to keep both the refugees and elephants safe. Analyzing HEC incidents from the previous years, it was evident that elephant activity is higher during this time of the year. As UNHCR […]

US Continues to Lead in COVID Cases

  The United States has more COVID-19 infections than anywhere else, with nearly 2.8 million of the globe’s more than 11 million cases. COVID-19 is the disease caused by the coronavirus. A recent surge in infections caused several governors to reinstate lockdown requirements that had been eased just as many Americans were poised to attend […]

Sex Workers Lack Food for Taking HIV Drugs During COVID-19

KIGALI, RWANDA – As the coronavirus spreads in Africa, it threatens in multiple ways those who earn their living on the streets — people like Mignonne, a 25-year-old sex worker with HIV. The lockdown in Rwanda has kept many of her customers away, she said, so she has less money to buy food. And when […]