Note: More UArizona resources and partnerships can be found throughout this LibGuide based on topic.
RDP Working Groups are focused on different issues, but most share some common features:
Success Stories/Project Updates
"The Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics seeks to strengthen teaching and research about pressing ethical issues; to foster sound norms of ethical reasoning and civic discussion; and to share the work of our community in the public interest."
Covid-19 Response, Edmond J. Safra Center at Harvard University: The Edmond J. Safra Center at Harvard University has convened a rapid response initiative in response to the COVID-19 threat and is providing access to a variety of resources including:
Note: See also the Reopening tab in the Selected Topics section for additional resources.
Note: See also the Immigration & Race tabs for additional resources.
Note: See also the Reopening and Working from Home tabs for additional resources.
Hospice and Palliative Care
Note: See also the Criminal and Immigration Detention & Race tabs for additional resources.
“With Navajo Nation Hit Hard by Covid-19, This CNN Hero's Mission to Help Vulnerable Elders Has a New Urgency,” Allie Torgan, CNN, July 30, 2020: In this article, Torgan writes, "On the Navajo Nation, spanning more than 27,000 square miles across parts of Arizona, Utah and New Mexico, an estimated 30% of residents don't have access to running water, making early hand washing guidance impossible to adhere to."
Note: See also the Criminal and Immigration Detention & Immigration tabs for additional resources.
Note: See also the Employment tab for additional resources.
Research & Vaccines
"Which U.S. States Meet WHO Recommended Testing Criteria?," John Hopkins University and Medicine: This post reports that despite advise from the World Health Organization (WHO) to governments "that before reopening, rates of positivity in testing (ie, out of all tests conducted, how many came back positive for COVID-19) of should remain at 5% or lower for at least 14 days" that many states opened without meeting those expectations. Using data provided by the The COVID Tracking Project, this page is regularly updated.
Note: See also the Employment tab and the Law Library/Wellness section for additional resources.