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Community-led responses to the pandemic #2

Article from Ecolise,April 16, 2020

Nara Petrovic, April 2020

Read the complete document on: medium.com

Summary :

rganisations supporting climate action and the environment are furious! They have been pressing governments for years to release funding for the climate emergency. Now, with COVID-19, governments are throwing together some of the largest economic stimulus packages in history. Trillions are suddenly available to slow down the spread of the pandemic and to support the suffocated economy. How is this possible?!

This article focuses on economic approaches to the crisis and handling the psychological challenges it brings.