Containing COVID-19? There's An App for That

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

How do you balance privacy rights while trying to use digital technology to aid in the massive work of contact tracing during a pandemic? There are many questions to ask as the provincial government is hoping Ontarians will download and use the new app. Nam Kiwanuka asks David Lie, a University of Toronto tech professor, for insights into the safety and effectiveness of the app.
Contact Tracing Technology
Aug 12, 2020
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TVOkids offers children a strategy for improving their mental health amid the pandemic. speaks with Nicole Ineese-Nash about Building Our Bundle — an online program that combines mental-health skills with Indigenous cultural teachings.
ANALYSIS: If summer camps don’t get some clarity soon on whether they’ll be allowed to reopen, some may never reopen again speaks with fertility expert Marjorie Dixon, of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, about the challenges men can have fathering a child — and what can be done about them

OPINION: Chocolate and flowers are no replacement for equal pay and affordable child care.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province. investigates what happens to youth when a strained mental-health system meets a once-in-a-lifetime pandemic.

OPINION: Ministers and staff, both current and future, must be shown that needless death and suffering are things they will have to pay a price for.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.