Pandemic may reverse human development for first time in 30 years, UN says

A local volunteer, who is helping to disinfect buildings in his town during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, wears protective clothing as he disinfects a home with a chlorine solution, in Zapotal, Ecuador, May 2, 2020. REUTERS/Santiago Arcos     SEARCH "RURAL ECUADOR COVID-19" FOR THIS STORY. SEARCH "WIDER IMAGE" FOR ALL STORIES. - RC2CSG92KHWL

The virus has the power to undo all the progress of the last six years. Image: REUTERS/Santiago Arcos

Megan Rowling
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