Tag: World Health Organisation

Indonesia ripe for Covid-19 to spread, unless central govt acts

Some of the original opinions expressed in this article can be attributed to Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat and Dikanaya Tarahita of the South China Morning Post. Indonesia, with its remote, isolated islands, has the perfect conditions for the coronavirus to hide, spread and intensify, unless the government...

The Covid-19 outbreak: Italians rise to the occasion

Some of the original opinions expressed in this article can be attributed to Erik Jones, an expert on European and Eurasian Studies at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and contributor for US News & World Report. We are living in harrowing times, and there...

The age of memes: WHO addresses stress caused by Covid-19, people cope using memes

As the impending threat of the Covid-19 pandemic slowly integrates itself into people's daily lives, a surge of memes and videos making light of the situation has been injected into the bloodstream of social media. As psychology explains, doing so may be some people's...

“We still have a small window” Lim Tean urges PAP to change course of action amid Covid-19 pandemic

People's Voice founder Lim Tean has encouraged Singapore to adjust its response to the Covid-19 outbreak following the World Health Organisation (WHO)'s declaration in which it has now classified the Covid-19 outbreak as a pandemic. Mr Tean on Thursday (March 12) took to Facebook to...