Pandemics ~ Data & Analytics (PANDA) is a multidisciplinary group seeking to inform policy. PANDA considers explanations that allow us to count the human costs of COVID-19 responses globally ... PANDA members work voluntarily, offering their skillset to contribute to informed policymaking and decisioning ... .
UNITED NATIONS -- At least 33,000 severely malnourished children in Ethiopia's battle-scarred Tigray region face imminent death without immediate help, the head of the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) warned on Monday ... "These developments could lead to outbreaks of disease, putting malnourished children at even greater risk of death," Fore said ... .
Women in Saudi Arabia are to be allowed to live alone without a male guardian, after a landmark ruling for the country known for its harsh gender inequality, multiple . Saudi Arabia has lagged behind many of its neighboring countries when it comes to women' s rights, with the vote only being given to women for the first time in 2011... ... .
The FBI has warned that followers of the QAnon conspiracy theory could again engage in violence against political opponents out of frustration that the theory's predictions have not come true ... 6 assault on the Capitol ... .
photo: US Army / Elizabeth Fraser / Arlington National Cemetery / released
DUBAI. Iranians elect a new president on Friday in a race dominated by hardline candidates close to Supreme LeaderAyatollah Ali Khamenei, with popular anger over economic hardship and curbs on freedoms set to keep many pro-reform Iranians at home... Critics of the government attribute that prospect to anger over an economy devastated by U.S ... .