U.N. Releases Report on Socio-economic Effects of Coronavirus

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The Fierce Urgency of Now – ECW Allocates $15M in Emergency Funds

Apr 3 2020 (IPS-Partners)

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In memoriam ‒ Martin Khor

By Yilmaz Akyüz and Richard Kozul-Wright
GENEVA, Apr 3 2020 - We are greatly saddened by the passing of Martin Khor, a long-time friend and colleague, an undaunted fighter for the poor and underprivileged, a passionate believer... More >>

These Migrant Workers Did Not Suddenly Fall From the Sky

Mir Suhail, Tough Goal, 2020

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Martin Khor, Third Worldist

By Jomo Kwame Sundaram
PENANG, Apr 3 2020 - Martin Khor Kok Peng passed away just after the end of the first quarter of 2020. He leaves behind an unusually rich legacy. Atypically for people mainly working in the worldideas, he was also a very practical and... More >>

Snapshot of Life under Lockdown in Bangladesh

By Nayema Nusrat and Mohammad Rakibul Hasan
NEW YORK/DHAKA, Apr 2 2020 - The Coronavirus pandemic is changing how we live our daily lives. The scale of the COVID-19 and its impact on our lives is unprecedented. When humanity gets past this, the world will be a... More >>

Domestic violence during the time of corona


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Coronavirus Proves Need for Free Healthcare for All– Now

Kansiime and her daughters arrive at the... More >>