Category: The World/Australia

Pandemic conforms biological diversity is fundamental to human health

Photo: IPS/Ajani Francis By Samira Sadeque UNITED NATIONS, May 22 2020 (IPS) – This year’s International Day of Biological Diversity falls amid the coronavirus pandemic and the slow easing, in some nations, of a global lockdown. While the lockdown has forced most people to stay at home, there have been […]

Smithsonian Science Education Center – WHO launch new COVID-19 Guide for Youth

By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 21 MAY 2020: It is essential for young people to understand the science and social science behind COVID-19 to protect and keep themselves and others safe during the pandemic. To address this the Smithsonian Science Education Center, in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) […]

How is COVID-19 changing democracy

Hungarian President, Viktor Orban. Photo- DiEM25 By SAT Newsdesk/medianet MELBOURNE, 20 MAY 2020: THE COVID-19 pandemic has been battering the world hurting life, economies, and social life. Even the political systems are affected. NSW researcher Dr. Carolien van Ham says authoritarian regimes are using the pandemic as a way to […]

WHO Academy and the WHO Info mobile applications launched

Photo: WHO By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 13 MAY 2020: WHO has announced the launch of the WHO Academy app designed to support health workers during COVID-19, and the WHO Info app designed to inform the general public. Today, the WHO Academy, the World Health Organization’s lifelong learning center, launched […]

Australia’s COVIDSafe app becomes fully functional, Law Council bats for a robust legislative framework & transparency

Image: Australia Govt. By SAT News Desk MELBOURNE, 13 May 2020: The COVIDSafe tracing app has become fully functional here today. This was disclosed by the Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Mr. Paul Kelly at a media update today. He said about 5.6 million people had downloaded the app and others […]