Several payments delivered in Scotland to people requiring financial support are to be increased by the Scottish Government from 1st April.
Samples collected from pangolins confiscated from the illegal wildlife trade were screened for coronaviruses and other pathogens at Vietnamese research and diagnostic laboratories.
On 23rd of January 2020 the city of Wuhan and others in the Hubei region of China were locked down in an attempt to control the spread of the coronavirus Covid-19 virus.
“Our results add to evidence that trust within society benefits resilience to epidemics. ” – Professor Tim Lenton
“Self-governance and the power it affords is the enabler of a better society.”
” The impact of the pandemic on carers’ mental health and wellbeing has been substantial with many expressing feelings of loneliness, isolation, stress and anxiety. ” Mark Griffin, MSP
“The risks posed by climate change could dwarf those of any single disease. ” World’s Top Health Professionals Message to Politicians
“This unprecedented joint publication shows our global concern and how we want to be part of acting on climate change.”
Can you think of someone who made a positive difference to the lives of others during the COVID-19 pandemic ?
Climate change…a deadly pandemic…and the ease of global travel in mass tourism – all these things are linked and all of them we could do something about.
The Scottish Government has launched a consultation on an Islands Bond. Now before I launch into my cynicism about the Bond I need to stress that I feel it is important that […]