June 30, 2020
Sarah Hernandez Kimberly Dash
Community resilience broadens our scope beyond individual strength or a collection of survival stories amidst adversity by focusing on collective and structural ways to respond to trauma, so whole communities can not only bounce back but heal and thrive.
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June 25, 2020
This year, I’m focusing inward, thinking about what queer history can teach us about Black Lives Matter and surviving COVID-19 for the long term.
Julie Ebin
June 24, 2020
EDC, through the USAID Global Book Alliance in Action (GBAIA) program, is delighted to work with the Global Digital Library to provide interactive audio instruction (IAI) to children across the world currently affected by COVID-19-related school closures.
Simon James
June 18, 2020
At EDC, we recognize structural racism is real with disproportionately adverse impacts on health, education, and economic outcomes.
Carrie Lewis Deirdre Jennings-Holton
June 17, 2020
I’d like to preface this poem by saying that I am not a poet. I rarely write poetry, and it’s usually when I’ve been deeply moved...
Thelma Khelghati
June 17, 2020
This current activism cannot be the end. As communities, we need to encourage and support each other to look inside.
Eden Badertscher
June 16, 2020
As public health professionals, we have an important role to play in preventing structural racism in addition to mitigating and healing its resulting traumas and health disparities.
Kimberly Dash Chelsey Goddard
June 15, 2020
Before you can address racial injustice in the world, you need to address it in your home, in your community, and in your organization.
Nalini Chugani
June 15, 2020
Studies carried out before COVID-19 indicate that one in six older adults will experience some form of mistreatment: financial, neglect, psychological, physical, or sexual.
Kristin Lees Haggerty Rebecca Stoeckle
June 9, 2020
EDC’s Law and Justice curriculum supports the development of an informed, active “fourth branch” of government—the people.
Jessica Juliuson