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Coronavirus Crisis, Solutions, and Lessons in India

March 17, 2020
DESCRIPTION: India, with 1.3 billion people, was a dark spot on the global map of known Coronavirus Disease 2019 cases as recently as 2 March. But public health officials and scientists there, along with journalists, have known that was no cause for relaxing. In this Sustain What chat, Andy Revkin of the Earth Institute Initiative on Communication and Sustainability, talks with two people on the front lines -

Dr. Gagandeep Kang, a noted microbiologist who is the director of the Translational Health Science and Technology Institute in Faridabad

Priyanka Pulla, a health-focused journalist in Bengaluru whose
latest #COVID-19 coverage is in The Wire: thewire.in/author/ppulla

Your host is Andrew Revkin, who for 35 years has been a leading sustainability-focused journalist, mostly for The New York Times, and now directs the new Earth Institute Initiative on Communication and Sustainability at Columbia University.