Support 100 years of independent journalism.

  1. Science & Tech
  2. Coronavirus
14 December 2020

World Review podcast: Aid in the time of Covid

The New Statesman's World Review podcast with Jeremy Cliffe and Emily Tamkin.

By NS Podcasts

On this week’s episode of World Review from the New Statesman, Jeremy Cliffe in Berlin and Emily Tamkin in Washington, DC are joined by Mark Lowcock, the United Nations’ under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief coordinator. They discuss how Covid-19 has impacted the Global South, what aid should look like during this time, and whether societal institutions will survive the difficulties of 2020.

Read more: Ido Vock’s interview with Lowcock on the “complete delusion” of vaccine nationalism.

You can subscribe to the podcast on Apple here, on Google/Android here, or with this RSS feed: https://play.acast.com/s/world-review, or listen using the player below:

Sign up for The New Statesman’s newsletters Tick the boxes of the newsletters you would like to receive. Quick and essential guide to domestic and global politics from the New Statesman's politics team. The New Statesman’s global affairs newsletter, every Monday and Friday. The best of the New Statesman, delivered to your inbox every weekday morning. A handy, three-minute glance at the week ahead in companies, markets, regulation and investment, landing in your inbox every Monday morning. Our weekly culture newsletter – from books and art to pop culture and memes – sent every Friday. A weekly round-up of some of the best articles featured in the most recent issue of the New Statesman, sent each Saturday. A weekly dig into the New Statesman’s archive of over 100 years of stellar and influential journalism, sent each Wednesday. Sign up to receive information regarding NS events, subscription offers & product updates.
I consent to New Statesman Media Group collecting my details provided via this form in accordance with the Privacy Policy