Ten million more children facing malnutrition due to pandemic

Ten million more children facing malnutrition due to pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic could push an additional 10 million children into acute malnutrition, according to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP).  The numbers of young children suffering from malnutrition – a life-threatening lack of the nutrients needed to grow and develop – could rise by 20 per cent as a result of the outbreak, […]
Coronavirus testing opened up to 10 million key workers and families

Coronavirus testing opened up to 10 million key workers and families

From Friday, employers will be able to register and refer key worker staff self-isolating because they or someone in their household has possible symptoms of coronavirus.  Staff will be able to book a test directly for themselves or members of their household who are...