UN Chamber Music Society Concert in Concert in Celebration of International Day of Parliamentarism

United Nations published this video item, entitled “UN Chamber Music Society Concert in Concert in Celebration of International Day of Parliamentarism” – below is their description. In celebration of International Day of Parliamentarism on 30 June 2021, the UN Chamber Music Society of the United Nations Staff Recreation Council (UNCMS) – in partnership with the … Read more UN Chamber Music Society Concert in Concert in Celebration of International Day of Parliamentarism

“Yoga for well-being” – 7th International Day of Yoga

United Nations published this video item, entitled “”Yoga for well-being” – 7th International Day of Yoga” – below is their description. The Permanent Mission of India in New York is commemorating the 7th International Day of Yoga on June 21, 2021. The celebrations will be marked at a time when COVID-19 pandemic continues to upend … Read more “Yoga for well-being” – 7th International Day of Yoga

Half of Canadians report anxiety about reopening, polling shows

Global News published this video item, entitled “Half of Canadians report anxiety about reopening, polling shows” – below is their description. After more than a year of social isolation amid the COVID-19 pandemic, t’s understandable, some may be reluctant to renter society. While most Canadians are feeling comfortable with the pace of reopening, half the … Read more Half of Canadians report anxiety about reopening, polling shows

Story of Fighting COVID-19: We are policemen in Rio

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Story of Fighting COVID-19: We are policemen in Rio” – below is their description. For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video On April 6, #Brazil recorded more than 4,000 COVID-19-related deaths in 24 hours. Hospitals are overcrowded with people dying as they wait for treatment in some cities, and the health system is … Read more Story of Fighting COVID-19: We are policemen in Rio

College Students Struggle With Mental Health Amid the Pandemic | NBC Nightly News

NBC News published this video item, entitled “College Students Struggle With Mental Health Amid the Pandemic | NBC Nightly News” – below is their description. Due to social isolation, many college students are facing increased mental health challenges like anxiety and depression. A recent study of 30,000 students shows that 39 percent have symptoms of … Read more College Students Struggle With Mental Health Amid the Pandemic | NBC Nightly News

COVID-19: Young people share their lockdown experiences

Sky News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: Young people share their lockdown experiences” – below is their description. One group that’s experienced big changes to their lives over the last year are young people. Hit hard by the closure of hospitality venues, as a source of work as well as entertainment, and the unprecedented … Read more COVID-19: Young people share their lockdown experiences

How ‘Grandma Zhu’ survived social isolation in New York during the Covid-19 pandemic

South China Morning Post published this video item, entitled “How ‘Grandma Zhu’ survived social isolation in New York during the Covid-19 pandemic” – below is their description. After senior activity centres in New York City shut down because of Covid-19 pandemic, many elderly citizens who normally used the facilities each day were suddenly faced with … Read more How ‘Grandma Zhu’ survived social isolation in New York during the Covid-19 pandemic

Music Keeps Connecting People During the Pandemic

Bloomberg Markets and Finance published this video item, entitled “Music Keeps Connecting People During the Pandemic” – below is their description. Mar.02 — Social isolation has been a big source of stress during this pandemic. The arts, especially music, have the power to soothe and connect. Bloomberg’s Janet Wu takes a look at two groups … Read more Music Keeps Connecting People During the Pandemic

Japan appoints a Minister for Loneliness | The World

ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Japan appoints a Minister for Loneliness | The World” – below is their description. In October last year, more people died from suicide in Japan than COVID-19 – and women were over represented in that grim statistic. Now, a “Minister for Loneliness” has been appointed to combat … Read more Japan appoints a Minister for Loneliness | The World

Coronavirus: 40% of Canadians struggling with mental health and addiction, Ipsos poll finds

Global News published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus: 40% of Canadians struggling with mental health and addiction, Ipsos poll finds” – below is their description. The coronavirus pandemic has taken its toll on Canadians, with many people struggling with mental health and addiction issues, according to recent Ipsos polling. The Ipsos poll conducted exclusively for … Read more Coronavirus: 40% of Canadians struggling with mental health and addiction, Ipsos poll finds

COVID-19 pandemic worsens OCD symptoms in children

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 pandemic worsens OCD symptoms in children” – below is their description. Multiple studies around the globe have revealed that the COVID-19 pandemic has increased depression and anxiety in children. Social isolation and disruption of daily life have also triggered the symptoms of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) … Read more COVID-19 pandemic worsens OCD symptoms in children

Sophie Grégoire Trudeau talks gender equality and her campaign to end violence against women

Global News published this video item, entitled “Sophie Grégoire Trudeau talks gender equality and her campaign to end violence against women” – below is their description. Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, the wife of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, joins The Morning Show to talk about holidays, gender equality and her 16-day campaign to end gender-based violence. … Read more Sophie Grégoire Trudeau talks gender equality and her campaign to end violence against women

Countries Across Europe Locking Down Everything But Schools

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Countries Across Europe Locking Down Everything But Schools” – below is their description. Banning small gatherings and closing schools are some of the most effective ways to halt Covid-19’s spread, a new study found at a time when many countries are trying to keep students in class … Read more Countries Across Europe Locking Down Everything But Schools

Experts fear mental health impact of lockdowns

CBC News published this video item, entitled “Experts fear mental health impact of lockdowns” – below is their description. With COVID-19 lockdowns looming in many parts of the country, mental health experts are worried about the effect of social isolation and disrupted routines, especially during the winter months.  CBC News YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave … Read more Experts fear mental health impact of lockdowns

Researching loneliness | Dr Alexandra Pitman

“During coronavirus we’re obviously concerned about a range of vulnerable groups, and that includes people who work in research settings.” Dr Alexandra Pitman shares her insights from studying loneliness and social isolation, and how they connect to mental health. Dr Pitman is an Associate Professor at the UCL Division of Psychiatry and an Honorary Consultant … Read more Researching loneliness | Dr Alexandra Pitman