In the US, the COVID-19 pandemic, in addition to causing more than 200,000 deaths, has resulted in unemployment for over 16.3 million Americans. As a result, the demands on critical social safety net services such as food, shelter, medical treatment and so on have skyrocketed.
Is your coronavirus pandemic response inclusive of persons with disabilities? Barriers to access and discrimination have led to human rights violations across the globe. Read on to learn how you can promote equitable inclusive emergency responses.
Here’s how Benetech is supporting our users and communities with software for social good as they work to address COVID-19.