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Responding to COVID-19

Solutions Journalism Network is responding to the COVID-19 crisis by supporting, finding, and sharing journalism on efforts to contain the virus, cope with its social and economic impacts, and help communities recover. With the whole world focused on the same urgent challenges, we have an extraordinary opportunity to get smarter together.  This is the homepage with stories about how communities are responding to this global pandemic and its effects on daily life. We encourage you to explore our more in-depth topics pages with organized COVID-19 solutions coverage on CONTAINMENT, COPING & ADAPTING, and CARE & COMPASSION.

  • COVID-19 and SARS Coronavirus 2
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    Contact tracing apps: Worth the hype?

    Contact tracing apps: Worth the hype?
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    How MIT, Harvard are managing to keep COVID-19 numbers low

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    Surprising Results in Initial Virus Testing in N.Y.C. Schools

    Surprising Results in Initial Virus Testing in ...
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    Drag Queens and Restaurateurs: An Unlikely Partnership Amid the Pandemic

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    COVID-19 Has Crushed Everybody's Economy—Except for South Korea's

    COVID-19 Has Crushed Everybody's Economy—Except...
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    Work obsessed Japanese learn to take it easy, with a ‘workation'

    Work obsessed Japanese learn to take it easy, w...
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    How New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo failed, then succeeded, on Covid-19

    How New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo failed, then suc...
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    In pandemic recovery, New York has had more success than Mass. What explains the gap?

    In pandemic recovery, New York has had more suc...
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    Beating the coronavirus with knives, forks, and moving tables

    Beating the coronavirus with knives, forks, and...
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    In New Zealand, Life Was Ordinary Again With No Virus Spread, But It Didn't Last

    In New Zealand, Life Was Ordinary Again With No...
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    Dartmouth Is the Blueprint for NFL Success in 2020. Yes, Dartmouth.

    Dartmouth Is the Blueprint for NFL Success in 2...
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    Renters are rising up to unionise and take on dodgy landlords

    Renters are rising up to unionise and take on d...
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    Outside the boxes

    Outside the boxes
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    Dutch Cooperation Made an ‘Intelligent Lockdown' a Success

    Dutch Cooperation Made an ‘Intelligent Lockdown...
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    Where Do We Grow From Here?

    Where Do We Grow From Here?
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    How this country of 97 million kept its coronavirus death toll at zero

    How this country of 97 million kept its coronav...
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    Campo Verde: la cuarentena con canasta de alimentos y una agencia de empleo virtual

    Campo Verde: la cuarentena con canasta de alime...
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    Enseñar a leer y escribir en casa: cómo se las ingenian las familias de un millón y medio de niños y niñas

    Enseñar a leer y escribir en casa: cómo se las ...
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    Qué es el plasma convaleciente que Costa Rica ya aplica para pacientes críticos de covid-19

    Qué es el plasma convaleciente que Costa Rica y...
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    Una red de emprendedores de la Villa 31 se organizó para seguir produciendo y hacer envíos a toda la Ciudad

    Una red de emprendedores de la Villa 31 se orga...
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    These Unsung Countries Are Vanquishing the Virus

    These Unsung Countries Are Vanquishing the Virus
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    #PourEux : cuisiner un « bon petit plat » pour les SDF de sa ville

    #PourEux : cuisiner un « bon petit plat » pour ...
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    Sanar en la distancia

    Sanar en la distancia
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    Armas de Costa Rica ante el coronavirus: confinamiento oportuno, disciplina ciudadana y Ebáis

    Armas de Costa Rica ante el coronavirus: confin...
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    Regresa la Bundesliga: ¿cómo se juega al fútbol en tiempos de coronavirus?

    Regresa la Bundesliga: ¿cómo se juega al fútbol...
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