With 34 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19, Jamaica Is Now Increasing Testing Capacity


As I noted in a previous post, there has been much discussion about whether Jamaica should be testing more for COVID-19. Globally, there is much debate about how and when testing should be (or should have been) ramped up, what tests are available, etc. The New York Times reports today that the U.S. “lost” a … More With 34 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19, Jamaica Is Now Increasing Testing Capacity

African Postman: Niger and the Challenge of Water


Water is a crucial issue in developing and developed countries.  World Water Day becomes, every year, a more important day on our calendars.  In this article from the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, the important message for Niger, for Africa and for the world is: “We have to change our behavior, and use and … More African Postman: Niger and the Challenge of Water