Colorado and China Report 1st Cases of Bird Flu in Humans

Colorado and China Report 1st Cases of Bird Flu in Humans

Health officials from China and Colorado have announced their first cases of bird flu in their areas. A 4-year-old in Zhumadian City, Henan Province, China was diagnosed with the H3N8 avian influenza, becoming the first reported case of a human infected by the virus, according to an announcement from China’s National Health Commission (NHC) on […]

WTA Will Suspend All Events in China for 2022

WTA Will Suspend All Events in China for 2022

The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) suspended the tournament in China because of continued concern for Chinese player Peng Shuai, 35, who accused a top government official of sexual assault. Peng was not seen for three weeks after going public with her allegations accusing former Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli of sexual assault. Peng made the allegation on […]

Implications of COP26 for Africa After COVID-19

Implications of COP26 for Africa After COVID-19

The 26th United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Conference of the Parties, COP26, is in Glasgow, Scotland, from Oct. 31 to Nov. 12, 2021, comes at a time when Africa is not only at the brunt end of the vagaries of the weather but is still reeling from the debilitating impact of COVID-19. These […]

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