505, 2020

Together in Bailing Out COVID-19 Casualties

May 5th, 2020|

PC:Francis Kokoroko/Reuters The fight against COVID-19 requires concerted efforts that call on every nation to acknowledge its own limitation to playing solo in this endeavor. For a triumph in this battle will only mean that COVID-19 has been defeated on

2804, 2020

Why the entire world should act as one

April 28th, 2020|

PC: An ancient philosopher, Protagoras of Abdera once said that “man is the measure of all things”; as if to suggest that even the virulence of COVID-19 will have to be assessed from humanity’s standpoint. Indeed, whatever threatens a

2404, 2020

Globalization of Solidarity in the Time of COVID-19

April 24th, 2020| In the recent past the world has enjoyed a real boom of the globalization of the market economy through which cross-border interaction and exchange of goods have made the universe a global village. In globalization, we have celebrated the

2004, 2020

Inter-states Solidarity in the Time of COVID-19

April 20th, 2020|

(PC: Thinkglobalhealth) “Sticks in a bundle are unbreakable”, says an African proverb and we can rightly contend that humanity will be unbreakable if it stands together in solidarity as it faces the COVID-19 pandemic. The dynamics of international political and

1704, 2020

Et si COVID-19 était un mal universel!

April 17th, 2020|

  (mammuth iStock / Getty Images) La force de frappe du COVID-19 est propre à nous faire honte ! C’est un virus, l’histoire s’en souviendra, qui aura pu à la fois paralyser l’économie et mobiliser l’esprit de l’homme. Dans tous

1504, 2020

The Goods of the Earth, the Poor, and COVID-19

April 15th, 2020|

(PC: Gettyimages ) As we endure the hardships of total lockdown in many parts of the globe, it is however judicious to take a look at the way people feel it differently while living in same localities. I recently threw

504, 2020

Beyond Lock down and Physical Distancing

April 5th, 2020|

(PC: Washington Post)   With the outbreak of COVID-19, we have quickly become aware of how fleeting our peace and happiness can be, and vulnerable our life is essentially constituted. For a privileged few, social network mediums have compelled a

304, 2020

Personal Responsibility, Common Good, and COVID-19

April 3rd, 2020|

PC: (AFP or licensors) In my home area, a handshake, a hug, or a tap on someone’s shoulder used to be viewed as most tangible expressions of welcome, affection, and friendship; and the absence of the above were considered counter-cultural,

104, 2020

Le bien commun pour penser le COVID-19

April 1st, 2020|

(PC:REUTERS/Maggie Andresen ) L’humanité est en guerre, une guerre qui ne dit pas son nom, une guerre mondiale. La situation actuelle touche chacun et nous débarque tous dans une lutte contre le coronavirus ; ce que n’a pas fait les précédentes

3003, 2020

Social Proximity Series – in the Time of COVID-19

March 30th, 2020|

PC: BBC News The world is currently facing the greatest common enemy of our time. Everyone is at risk and no social structures can confidently guarantee the protection we need from the menace of COVID-19. And as of today, no