Brazil: PAHO appeals for $95 million to help Latin America and the Caribbean cope with the COVID-19 pandemic

Washington, DC, 2 April 2020 (PAHO) – A donor appeal from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is seeking $94.8 million to fund priority public health measures to help countries in Latin American and the Caribbean face the 2019 coronavirus disease pandemic (COVID-19). The funds will be used to carry out PAHO’s COVID-19 Response Strategy, […]

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Latin America virus cases surge past 20,000

A police officer wearing protective clothing disinfects a park in Itagui, Antioquia, Colombia. — AFP photo MONTEVIDEO: More than 20,000 cases of Covid-19 were registered in Latin America and the Caribbean by Wednesday – double the figure from five days ago, according to an AFP tally. As infections spread across the region, a Guatemalan migrant […]

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Nye & Company’s online-only Estate Treasures Auction, April 15, is for those with a passion for fine and decorative arts

Nye & Company’s online-only Estate Treasures Auction, April 15, is for those with a passion for fine and decorative arts – World News Report – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Thursday, April 2, 2020 · 513,599,258 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools […]

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Virus Crisis Halts Recovery from Lean Years in Latin America

The coronavirus crisis has aborted Latin American airlines’ burgeoning recovery, evidenced most prominently perhaps by a cut in passenger flights by 90 percent in Brazil and by 100 percent at the region’s oldest and second-largest airline, Colombia’s Avianca. As Brazil started emerging from the country’s longest modern recession months ago, the three surviving major airlines—Latam, […]

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AMERICA – On Easter Sunday the consecration of Latin America to Our Lady of Guadalupe, to invoke the end of the pandemic

Mexico City (Agenzia Fides) – The Presidency of the Latin American Episcopal Council (CELAM), together with the Bishops of Mexico, on Easter Sunday, April 12, will celebrate at 12 noon (Mexico time), the Act of consecration of Latin America and the Caribbean to Our Lady of Guadalupe, “to invoke the end of the pandemic”. As […]

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