Day: 23 June 2021

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Toronto lança a Toronto Youth Vaccine Engagement Strategy para chegar aos jovens vulneráveis

John Tory anunciou esta quarta-feira (23 de junho) o lançamento da Toronto Youth Vaccine Engagement Strategy, uma parceria entre a cidade de Toronto e o Toronto Youth Cabinet (TYC). Em comunicado à imprensa, o presidente de Toronto disse que desde que o Ontário anunciou o alargamento da elegibilidade para os residentes com mais de 12 anos de idade “vimos uma resposta impressionante à vacinação juvenil”. (more…)

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Toronto launches Toronto Youth Vaccine Engagement Strategy to reach vulnerable youth

John Tory announced this Wednesday (June 23) the launch of Toronto Youth Vaccine Engagement Strategy, a partnership between the City of Toronto and the Toronto Youth Cabinet (TYC). In a press release, the Mayor of Toronto said that since Ontario extended eligibility to residents over 12 years of age, “we’ve seen an impressive response to youth vaccination”.


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Status update of Covid-19 cases worldwide

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Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of June 23, 2021 at 4:00pm EST.

On Wednesday, health officials in the UK logged 16,135 new infections, the highest single day increase in nearly four months. The sharp rise in cases prompted a delay in the country’s final stage of reopening until July 19. Of the cumulative total, 92.3% are considered recovered. Since yesterday, Covid-related deaths increased by 27 bringing the country’s death toll to 128,027. (more…)

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Feeling stressed? Places to visit, cities to avoid

How is your level of stress lately? If you are looking to break away from the worry and anxiety of life’s troubles, perhaps a move to one of the least stressful cities in the world is in order.

If so, then head for Reykjavik, Iceland, considered the most stress-free city in the world, according to the 2021 Least and Most Stressful Cities Index released by VAAY, a Berlin-based company specializing in (cannabidiol) health products for inner balance and mindfulness. The Nordic city is among the best for clean air, gender equality, a great place to enjoy good health and live stress-free. (See Graph 1 above) (more…)

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No Ontário, 216 novos infetados e 6 mortes

Article by Giorgio Mitolo — Translation and Video: Luis Aparicio

O Canadá atingiu ontem um total de 1 410 093 infetados (desde o início da pandemia), um aumento de mais 775 infeções em relação às últimas 24 horas. O número de vítimas – em todo o país – chegou ontem a um total de 26 157 mortes, mais 75 do que na segunda-feira. O número de pessoas recuperadas do coronavírus no Canadá era ontem de 1 373 485. (more…)

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Homophobia, the Vatican against the Zan law: Freedom of thought is at risk for Catholics

Article by Marzio Pelu` — Translation and Video: CNMNG Staff

For the first time, the Vatican is officially asking the Italian government to amend a bill, appealing to the Concordat, the “pact” that regulates relations between the Italian state and the Catholic Church. (more…)

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In Italia 835 nuovi casi e 31 ulteriori decessi

Article by Giorgio Mitolo — Video: Rosanna Colavecchia

ROMA – Brusco rialzo dei dati relativi ai neo positivi, in Italia, ossia di quelle persone che hanno appena contratto il Covid-19 ed in gran parte nella sua variante indiana o Delta. Sono stati infatti 835 i positivi al test del coronavirus nelle ultime 24 ore, mentre lunedì erano stati 495. Sono invece 31 le vittime registrate in un giorno. (more…) ***This project is made possible in part thanks to the financial support of Canadian Heritage;

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