Daily Archives: April 4, 2020

South African-Created Mobile Alert Puts COVID Info Into Hands of Millions

WASHINGTON – A WhatsApp bot developed by a South African organization is helping millions of people around the world get the latest information about the coronavirus.
At the time the virus broke out, Praekelt.org had already created digital tools to …

ICRC Steps Up to Curb Spread of COVID-19 and Save Lives in Somalia

The International Committee of the Red Cross is calling for immediate action to curb the spread of COVID-19 and save lives in Somalia, saying the country is at a critical juncture.
In a statement issued in Nairobi, Kenya, ICRC expressed …