Strait Talk

Governments Turn to Technology to Tackle COVID-19

Right now, social isolation and quarantine are all that countries can do to battle the coronavirus pandemic. But that's where tech companies in Turkey and around the world are stepping forward: they are using location trackers, big data and apps to help contain the spread of COVID-19. But where is the balance between ensuring public health and protecting privacy? Guests: Benjamin Cowling Professor of Public Health at the University of Hong Kong Georgios Petropoulos Research Fellow at MIT’s Sloan School of Management Emre Huri Associate Professor at Hacettepe University

Gaza’s health systems about to be overwhelmed by Covid-19

Gaza’s health systems about to be overwhelmed by Covid-19

Forest bathing helps deal with Covid-19 stress

Forest bathing helps deal with Covid-19 stress

Is Coronavirus Pandemic Worse Than We Thought?

Is Coronavirus Pandemic Worse Than We Thought?

Corona Times: COVID-19 Coverage Overkill?

Corona Times: COVID-19 Coverage Overkill?

What Is the Middle Corridor and Why Is It So Important For Türkiye?

What Is the Middle Corridor and Why Is It So Important For Türkiye?

Libya’s Interim PM Says the Country Is Ready To Hold Elections

Libya’s Interim PM Says the Country Is Ready To Hold Elections

Are Türkiye and Egypt Putting Away Past Differences to Normalise Ties?

Are Türkiye and Egypt Putting Away Past Differences to Normalise Ties?

Türkiye, Saudi Arabia Close to Finalising $5 Billion Deposit Deal

Türkiye, Saudi Arabia Close to Finalising $5 Billion Deposit Deal

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Türkiye Exempted From UN Arms Embargo on Somalia as Mogadishu Increases Its Fight Against Al Shabab

Türkiye Exempted From UN Arms Embargo on Somalia as Mogadishu Increases Its Fight Against Al Shabab

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Pakistan Receives Turkish Built Naval Vessel In a Sign of Growing Defence Ties

Several Countries Say They Have Broken Up Iranian Spy Rings and Hit Squads

Several Countries Say They Have Broken Up Iranian Spy Rings and Hit Squads

Russia Asks Türkiye to Hold Back On a Syrian Ground Offensive But Ankara Says Otherwise

Russia Asks Türkiye to Hold Back On a Syrian Ground Offensive But Ankara Says Otherwise

Qatar Shows Off Its Soft Power, Regional Influence As It Hosts FIFA World Cup

Qatar Shows Off Its Soft Power, Regional Influence As It Hosts FIFA World Cup

Türkiye Launches Dozens of Air Strikes Against PKK/YPG in Iraq and Syria

Türkiye Launches Dozens of Air Strikes Against PKK/YPG in Iraq and Syria

Did China and India Distance Themselves From Russia At the G20 Summit in Bali?

Did China and India Distance Themselves From Russia At the G20 Summit in Bali?

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