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URC Celebrates Pride Month

URC Celebrates Pride Month

Today, at our HQ staff meeting, we kicked off #PrideMonth with presentations on LGBTQI+ history, including how the Stonewall Riots fit into the long struggle for LGBTQI+ rights. We also recognize the complex intersectionality that contributes to individuals’ identities. These are some…

Responding to COVID-19 in Myanmar

Responding to COVID-19 in Myanmar

Despite a relatively low early COVID-19 caseload, Myanmar has been significantly impacted by COVID-19 in subsequent stages of the pandemic. During August and September 2020, Rakhine State, which borders Bangladesh and is subject to unrestricted cross-border migration, and associated COVID-19 transmission, experienced…

Recognizing Frontline Health Worker Heroes

Recognizing Frontline Health Worker Heroes

Now more than ever we understand the vital role of health workers in keeping communities healthy and safe. World Health Worker Week – organized from April 4-8 by the Frontline Health Workers Coalition and the World Health Organization – is a time…