UK, France set COVID-19 records as airlines cancel flights: Live
Holiday travel disrupted as Thailand reports first Omicron cluster, Ecuador makes vaccines compulsory. #omicron (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Approved COVID-19 vaccines and countries and territories with approved proof of vaccination, Department for Transport and DHSC (updated 7th December 2021)
Approved vaccines and list of countries and territories with approved COVID-19 proof of vaccination for travel to England. 7 December 2021Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Germany, Latvia and Ukraine can use EU DCC to add proof of vaccination status in the UK passenger locator form. 22 November 2021Belarus, Bolivia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, the Faroe Islands, Laos, Libya, Malawi, Mozambique, Samoa, Senegal, Vanuatu, Zambia and Zimbabwe added to the list of countries and territories with approved proof of vaccination for travel to England. Sinovac-CoronaVac, Sinopharm Beijing and Covaxin ...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 7, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Omicron: entry bans spread as China pledges 1bn jabs for Africa
Hong Kong and Ecuador join ranks of countries imposing new restrictions, cases rise in Australia and Canada, but stock markets bounce backFollow updates in the pandemic hereSee all our coronavirus coverage hereMore countries have imposed travel restrictions on visitors from other parts of the world in order to try to contain the spread of the Omicron variant of Covid-19, as China pledged to send 600m vaccine doses to Africa.As cases of Omicron continued to grow around the world from Japan to Reunion Island, Hong Kong widened its ban on non-residents entering the city on Tuesday to include visitors who have been to Australi...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 30, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Martin Farrer and Samantha Lock Tags: Coronavirus Science Hong Kong US news UK news Europe Source Type: news

Peru earthquake: Large 7.5-magnitude tremors hit South American country, seismologists confirm
No tsunami warning issued after 110km-deep tremor felt in Ecuador and Colombia #tremor #southamerican #seismologists (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Children Address Unequal Access to Education During Pandemic
By Rebeca Rios-KohnDUBAI, Nov 18 2021 (IPS) In the whirl of effort nations are making to combat COVID-19, the powerful role that children and young people can play in overcoming the harmful effects of school closures is too easily overlooked. Children are making a difference on their own within their families, schools, and communities, while also joining forces with adults in countless compelling ways. Their efforts offer us all much hope and inspiration. But we need to do so much more to ensure they can all get back to school, and safely. At EXPO 2020 DUBAI, now underway after a postponement, the spotlight is on the gra...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - November 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rebeca Rios-Kohn Tags: COVID-19 Education Global Headlines Health Human Rights Migration & Refugees Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Ecuadorian President calls 'crisis cabinet' after prison violence leaves dozens dead
Ecuador's President Guillermo Lasso has called a "crisis cabinet" after at least 68 inmates were killed in prison clashes on Saturday, according to an official statement of the President's office. #crisiscabinet #inmates #ecuadorian #guillermolasso (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

At least 68 inmates dead in battle between Ecuador prison gangs
A prolonged gunbattle between rival gangs inside Ecuador’s largest prison killed at least 68 inmates and wounded 25 on Saturday. #gangs #inmates #gunbattle (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 14, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ecuador: 68 inmates killed and 25 injured in latest prison massacre
Deaths at Litoral penitentiary part of wave of prison violence that has claimed more than 280 lives #prisonmassacredeaths #inmates #litoral (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Over 50 dead and 12 injured after clashes at same Ecuadorian prison where a riot left more than 100 dead in September
At least 58 inmates died and 12 were injured after violence broke out at one of Ecuador's largest prisons. #ecuadorian #clashes #riot #inmates #prisons (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dozens of inmates die in a battle between prison gangs in Ecuador
#inmates (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ecuadorian prison clash leaves at least 52 dead: police
Clashes inside Ecuador's largest prison early Saturday left at least 52 inmates dead in the latest violence to hit the Litoral Penitentiary, which recently saw what authorities said was the... #ecuadorian #clashes #inmates #prisonclash (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ecuador battle between prison gangs leaves at least 58 dead
QUITO, Ecuador — A prolonged gun battle between rival gangs inside Ecuador’s largest prison early Saturday left at least 58 inmates dead in the latest violence to hit the Litoral Penitentiary,... #inmates #quito #gangs #gunbattle (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cop26: can our seas save us?
The Science Weekly podcast is in Glasgow, where we are bringing listeners daily episodes from Cop26. Each morning you will hear from one of the Guardian ’s award-winning environment team. Today, the Guardian’s biodiversity reporter, Phoebe Weston, talks to one of the world’s leading marine ecologists, Dr Enric Sala, about the role our oceans can play in preventing climate catastropheLast week, Panama, Ecuador, Colombia and Costa Ricacommitted to aligning their marine-protected areas to form a fishing-free corridor covering more than 500,000 sq km (200,000 sq miles). They were the latest in a long list of countries wh...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 8, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Hosted by Madeleine Finlay and Phoebe Weston with Dr Enric Sala, produced by Nicole Jackson and Max Sanderson, sound design by Max Sanderson with music by Axel Kacouti é; executive producers were Nicole Jackson and Elizabeth Cassin Tags: Cop26 Environment Science Climate crisis Oceans Marine life Wildlife Biodiversity Fishing Conservation Source Type: news

Comparison of the mental representation of traffic signs in Ecuador - Vilchez Tornero JL.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Dozens arrested as Indigenous people lead mass Ecuador protests
Demonstrators are unhappy at the conservative president’s economic policies and want fuel price hikes reversed. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news