Corona perspectives: Millions of children in South Asia risking poverty due to the Covid-19 pandemic

The UNICEF report "Lives Upended: How COVID-19 threatens the futures of 600 million South Asian children" notes that while children are resistant to the Covid-19 virus, they are extremely vulnerable to the economic crises that the virus has accelerated. Urgent action and systemic solidarity are required.


Concurrences in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies monitors the Covid-19 pandemic

There is little doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic affects communities and nations across the world in different ways, and that the world’s poor are going to experience this crisis much more keenly than people belonging to affluent communities. As a postcolonial research centre, Linnaeus University Centre for Concurrences in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies will help monitor the development of the crisis. At the centre's web page above, you will find research and opinion pieces that highlight the dispersed and uneven impact of the crisis in Swedish and global society.

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