During the past three months, we have taken precautions like staying home, practicing social distancing, wearing masks and washing hands to help lower the transmission of the novel coronavirus and save lives. In the United States, many experts believe these efforts have flattened the curve enough to lessen restrictions and reopen more businesses. Despite many challenges, we have passed the first hurdle of this global pandemic.
But many developing countries and vulnerable communities are just getting started, and the coronavirus presents even greater challenges to their health and survival. As we continue to pray for God’s people around the world, here are 6 challenges our global neighbors face in staying safe from COVID-19 — and how you can help.