Family honors dream of son lost in Ethiopia plane crash

“If you don’t teach integrity, the consequences are catastrophic,” said his dad Joshua Babu in a leafy backyard of their home in a Nairobi suburb. Jared’s daughter Emmy – now two – clambered over family members before pointing at a big photo of her parents and saying “mama” and “daddy”.

Companies pitch in to support tele-education with data, devices

The country’s three carriers are pitching in to help remote learning during these times of trouble, as the coronavirus leaves students stuck in their homes unable to get to their places of education.SK Telecom, KT and LG U+ will waive data fees incurred when customers access educational sites including EBS, a state-run educational broadcasting network.The […]

India receives fastrack support of $ 1 billion from World Bank

The World Bank has agreed to fast-track $1 billion India COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health Systems Preparedness Project to assist India to prevent, detect, and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic and strengthen its public health preparedness.This is the largest ever health sector support from the World Bank to India. The project will enable the Indian […]

Tech Support And Capistrano Unified School District Resources

Household must have at least one K-12 student and participate in one of the following programs: The National School Lunch Program (NSLP) Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and/or Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF); who receive Tenant-Based Vouchers, Project-Based Vouchers or Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA); and/or who live in Public Housing. In addition, […]

County Health And Social Services Support For Residents In Benicia

Individuals who have questions about their active case should call the Benefits Action Center at (707) 784-3900.EMPLOYMENT AND INSURANCE INFORMATIONFor those unable to work due to exposure to COVID-19, caring for an ill family member or working reduced hours because of COVID-19 related business closures, visit the CA Employment Development Department website to file an […]

COVID-19: Stay-at-home heightening sexual violence against women, girls — Groups

READ ALSO: COVID-19: 44,000 households to benefit from food bank programme ― Cross River “We, therefore, call on Nigeria’s Federal and state governments to ensure respect of women’s human rights and protection from gender-based violence within the context of the lockdown in FCT, Lagos and Ogun states, and other states in total or partial lockdown,” they […]

COVID-19: Stay-at-home heightening sexual violence against women, girls ― Groups

According to the women groups, “Focused sensitisation and information on essential services are important for women and other marginalized groups who may be in violent situations arising in family settings, neighbourhoods or from the actions or inactions of other state and non- state actors.

Philippine economic growth to fall to 2.0 pct in 2020 due to COVID-19

MANILA, April 3 (Xinhua) — The Philippine economic growth is projected to fall to 2.0 percent in 2020 before a strong recovery to 6.5 percent in 2021, assuming COVID-19 outbreak is contained by June this year, according to a new report by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) released on Friday.

As coronavirus spreads, ‘it’s time to go home’ Scott Morrison tells visitors and international students

Your questions on coronavirus answered:What are the symptoms of COVID-19 and should I worry about my cough or sore throat?Who is eligible for free child care?Can I get unpaid pandemic leave or annual leave at half-pay if I am self-isolating?

Steps to Success Fundraiser More Vital Than Ever

“The need right now for students from low-income families, in particular, is urgent,” says Shoma Haque, executive director of Steps to Success. “Vulnerable populations are often the ones who are most affected by the crises and particularly public health crises. We have students on college campuses across the country who are being given less than […]