52 Results Are Tagged With "COVID"

YTILI Alumna’s Efforts Spark Unity and Collaboration in Response to Pandemic

Kateřina Vacková has brought together professionals across the Czech medical industry to disseminate critical information to citizens and frontline workers.

IVLP Alumnus Bolsters Education Around COVID-19 and Provides Access to Medical Supplies

Shah Nawaz has drawn on his 2015 exchange experience to educate and empower those in rural areas of Kashmir, India.

Ugandan Fulbright Alumnus Wins Grant for Sustainable Mask Solution

With facemasks now a customary part of our daily lives, Fulbright Foreign Student alumnus Cosmas Mwikirize saw the need for a more sustainable solution to protective equipment and came up with a couple of solutions.

Mask-Up: In Nigeria, Humphrey Alumnus Seeks out Improved Access to Healthcare

From preventing malaria to the coronavirus, Dr. Osita Okonkwu is empowering local communities in Enugu, Nigeria. A 2009-2010 Hupert H. Humphrey Fellow at Tulane University, Dr. Okonkwu became involved in service early on in his career.

RWA Tech Hub – Empowering Girls and Women With Technology Skills

With many businesses impacted by the pandemic, some are using the economic downturn to advance tech innovation and e-learning.

YALI Alumni Mobilize Youth Leaders to Counter Pandemic Disinfo

With less than 5% Internet broadband and only 40% adult literacy, access to accurate information is difficult to come by.

A Tale of Two Alumni: Helping Your Business Survive this Crisis – and the Next One

Serial entrepreneur Sheila Hawkins-Bucklew, an MWF Reciprocal Exchange Alumna, shares how come out on top and her work with a fellow alumna.

YSEALI Alumna Partners Up to Reduce Coronavirus Misinformation in Thailand

Piyashat Sinpimonboon’s campaign uses local languages and approaches.

YES Alumna Teams Up with the Red Cross to Deliver Aid

Hana Pirovic gathers supplies for at risk communities in Bosnia & Herzegovina during the coronavirus pandemic.

U.S. Exchange Program Alumni Address the COVID-19 Crisis in Cities Across the United States

Since April, the U.S. Department of State has funded over 25 projects that address the current global health crisis.