UN says AIDS deaths could double in sub-Saharan Africa due to COVID-19

The number of deaths from AIDS-related illnesses in sub-Saharan Africa could double if HIV patients are deprived of healthcare due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the UN said on Monday, May 11. In a joint statement with the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned that over 500,000 HIV sufferers […]

The remake of Europe (III): Anatomy of the Loot

This episode is rather long, more than 3000 words but is very informative. I suggest to save it for future reference. The lack of any political control of the European Commission’s services has allowed civil servants to become autonomous and non-accountable. This anomaly is particularly reflected in the way tenders, projects, and programmes are funded […]

COVID-19: A plan to pack your food pantry gradually, economically

What other supplies will householders need to clean and contain the spread in a home? Soap, paper towels, alcohol-based hand sanitizer, household cleaning products, regular detergents for dishes and laundry, fever-reducing medications, such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen, surgical/procedure masks (do not reuse), eye protection, disposable gloves (do not reuse), waste container with plastic liner, thermometer, […]