Covid-19 Updates

Jordan became the first country to vaccinate refugees against covid

Jordan is an interesting country – almost half of their population identifies as Palestinian-Jordanian, refugees from the original expulsion from Palestine, despite living in the country for 2-3 generations now. Ask a 20 year old Palestinian-Jordanian where they’re from, and you’re likely to get an answer in Palestine, and not Jordan. Because of this history, Jordan has been one of the most generous nations in…

British shoppers hit with unexpectedly high fees on products from EU after Brexit

You know what’s even sadder? We had that ability all along. Look at coronavirus, many EU countries closed their borders and stopped entry almost overnight, we could have done the same without leaving the EU, we could have easily kept free movement but tweaked the requirements to live and work here – plus I’m sure EU members can bring issues forward, we could have opened…

She Ought to Be In Pictures

CDC epidemiologist Jennifer Lehman, left, and a colleague from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment work at a drive-through COVID-19 testing center in Denver in March 2020. In mid-March, as COVID-19 cases were rising across the globe, Colorado opened one of the first drive-through COVID-19 testing sites in the United States. Jennifer Lehman, a CDC epidemiologist, was deployed to help the Colorado Department…

Global Healthcare Workers

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