COVID

  • Grupos presionan por un proyecto de ley de estímulo de COVID que prioriza el cambio climático

    PACIFICA, Calif. – A pesar de los desacuerdos entre los partidos, se espera que el Congreso adopte una nueva ley de estímulo para rescatar la economía golpeada por COVID, y los grupos que luchan contra el cambio climático dicen que la política ambiental debería ser parte de ella. Están...
  • Groups Press for COVID Stimulus Bill that Prioritizes Climate Change

    PACIFICA, Calif. — Despite party-line disagreements, Congress is expected to take up a new stimulus bill to rescue the COVID-battered economy, and groups fighting climate change say environmental policy should be part of it. They’re urging lawmakers to support job creation by funding projects to cut pollution, protect the...
  • ASÍ CELEBRAN NUESTROS TRABAJADORES ESENCIALES

    A pesar del riesgo de contagios por COVID-19, cientos de miles se calzaron las sandalias, se pusieron los trajes de baño, se untaron el protector solar y se lanzaron a disfrutar las playas para celebrar Labor Day, el feriado largo que marca el fin del verano. En los campos agrícolas, unos 3...
  • THIS IS HOW OUR ESSENTIAL WORKERS “CELEBRATE”

    Despite the risk of COVID-19 infection, hundreds of thousands put on sandals, put on bathing suits, applied sunscreen and hit the beaches to celebrate Labor Day, the long holiday that marks the end of the summer. In agricultural fields, some 3 million agricultural workers spend these days very differently....
  • Pandemic puts 100 million tourism jobs at risk: UN report

    The United Nations presented on Tuesday their report: ‘Tourism and Covid-19’, which predicts that up to 100 million jobs could be lost within the tourism sector as a result of the pandemic, and could lead to a 2.8 per cent drop in gross domestic product (GDP). The document also...
  • La pandemia pone en riesgo 100 millones de empleos en el sector turístico

    Naciones Unidas presentó este martes su informe: ‘Turismo y Covid-19’, que pronostica que se podrían perder hasta 100 millones de puestos de trabajo dentro del sector turístico como consecuencia de la pandemia, y podría conducir a un 2.8 caída porcentual del producto interior bruto (PIB). El documento también advierte...
  • ON LOK SIGUE ASISTIENDO A LOS ADULTOS MAYORES DURANTE LA PANDEMIA

    “Continuamos atendiendo las necesidades médicas de nuestros participantes, incluso en sus casas”. Celina Rodríguez Especial para El Observador On Lok Lifeways PACE es una organización que se preocupa por la salud y el bienestar de nuestros mayores en el Área de la Bahía. Incluso durante la pandemia, los profesionales...
  • ON LOK CONTINUES TO ASSIST SENIORS DURING THE PANDEMIC

    “We keep taking care of our participants’ medical needs, even from their homes.” On Lok Lifeways PACE provides care for the health and well-being of seniors in the Bay Area. Even during the pandemic, On Lok has continued to offer its services in seniors’ homes. This is the case...
  • Study Finds Racial Disparities Among COVID Hospitalizations

    MINNEAPOLIS — A new study reinforces data that show minority groups are disproportionately affected by the spread of the coronavirus. The latest research looked at hospitalization rates in 12 states, including Minnesota. The study was led by Professor Pinar Karaca-Mandic at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management. She...

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