United States questions Brazil on environmental reduction, hears promise of resumption of funds – 05/03/2021 – Worldwide

The US government questioned Brazil on reducing resources for the environment, endorsed by President Jair Bolsonaro the day after his speech at the Leaders’ Climate Summit, hosted by Joe Biden at the end of April. In a meeting with ministers Ricardo Salles (Environment) and Carlos França (Foreign Affairs) on Friday (30), Biden’s special climate envoy … Read more

United States backs off, announces refugee quota increase to 62.5 thousand – 05/03/2021 – Worldwide

The US government canceled and announced on Monday (3) that it would increase the number of refugees able to enter the country to 62,500 – the Democratic administration was criticized when President Joe Biden said it would maintain the ceiling imposed by Donald Trump. In April, the White House said it would not increase its … Read more

The study evaluates the filter efficiency of 227 types of masks sold in Brazil – 05/03/2021 – Equilíbrio e Saúde

The new coronavirus is mainly transmitted through inhalation of droplets of saliva and respiratory secretions suspended in the air. Because of this, wearing masks and maintaining social distance are the most effective ways to prevent Covid-19 while there is no vaccine for everyone. Inexpensive, reusable and available in different colors and prints. Cloth masks are … Read more

Anti-lockdown candidate opens head of elections in Madrid – 05/03/2021 – Worldwide

With the attacks on anti-pandemic restrictions, conservative Isabel Díaz Ayuso, 42, is expected to guarantee her return on Tuesday (4) to the government of Madrid, the richest region in Spain, with considerable weight in national politics . Since early March, when he resigned after breaking up with his coalition partner, Ciudadanos, Ayuso has dropped from … Read more

India becomes 3rd country with more deaths by Covid amid health chaos and political defeat of Modi – 03/05/2021 – World

After becoming the first country to record more than 400,000 cases of Covid-19 in a single day, India overtook Mexico and became, on Monday (3), the third country with the highest number of coronavirus deaths, just behind the United States. States and Brazil. According to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University and the Our World … Read more