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War and Covid put education at risk
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War and Covid put education at risk

According to the United Nations Children’s Fund, coronavirus disrupts the education of more than one billion children worldwide, including many of the 75 million minors from countries in conflict. War makes everything worse.   Ibis Frade   In line with recent data from the United Nations, attacks on education caused […]

Peru hospital staff extort families to identify coronavirus victims
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Peru hospital staff extort families to identify coronavirus victims

Amidst Peru’s coronavirus crisis, hospital workers are demanding bribes from relatives to confirm deceased victims’ identities and arrange illegal funerals, revealing yet more opportunities for criminal profit made possible by the pandemic.   Emma Sarfity   In August, Panorama reported that hospitals in Lima had seen staff charge relatives up […]