There’s no denying that the Covid-19 pandemic is the defining global health crisis of our time. As a species, we’re going through a lot of firsts right now – new circumstances, new challenges, a lot of fear and more uncertainty than many of us have ever faced. We are collectively facing a pandemic that’s sweeping across humanity beyond oceans and borders. And there is no denying the world is changing, in painful ways. But here’s something we need to keep in mind. We all are in this together. In the face of a global pandemic, we need to stand together more than ever.
Us humans are a resilient bunch and throughout history, we have survived tragedies of all sorts. If there are takeaway lessons from this challenge, they are that love is stronger than fear, a “we and not just me” attitude serves everyone and we need each other to survive.
Coronavirus means that we all are really, finally, in this together. So, I made a short documentary where I asked people all around the world to send in their videos, sharing how they are dealing with the pandemic. Do watch it! Here’s the link: