Rift Valley fever: an example of the fight against emerging viral diseases

As the Covid-19 pandemic continues, research to better understand emerging diseases and zoonoses, infectious pathologies transmissible from animals to humans, has never been more important. Rift Valley fever (RVF) is a zoonotic viral disease found mainly in parts of Africa, Mayotte and the Arabian Peninsula. It mainly affects cattle, causing waves of miscarriages and high […]

The Covid-19 pandemic must not obscure the fight against mosquitoes

Since the start of 2020, more than a million cases of dengue fever and around 400 deaths have been reported in Brazil. A sad record also for the Indian Ocean, with significant dengue epidemics in Mayotte and Reunion (more than 30,000 cases since 2017), and for the French Caribbean islands (15,000 cases since the end […]

HUN joins clinical trial for vaccine against Covid-19

The Hospital Universidad del Norte, located in the municipality of Soledad, was endorsed by the National Institute for Food and Drug Surveillance (Invima) to participate in the clinical trial for the third phase of the Covid-19 vaccine, which is developed by Janssen Pharmaceuticals. The health institution, which is located in the municipality of Soledad, is […]

open space will no longer be as before

The return to the employees’ office leads companies to review the occupation and layout of workspaces. By Frédéric De Monicault Employees will have to take ownership of their workplace differently. 60085668 / zhu difeng – stock.adobe.com Will we continue to work in open-space after the deconfinement? Looking ahead to May 11, many companies are asking […]

My life in telework with … SH Conseil

Not easy for consultants to adapt to the new situation. Especially when you are alone on the front line. Sonia Heckmann explains her levers. By Frédéric De Monicault Sarah Heckmann launched SH Conseil, a consulting activity dedicated to the optimization and transformation of organizations and the development of human potential sh Sarah Heckmann has changed […]

six tips for managing deconfinement

Three Essec professors have reflected on principles and good practices that will help drive the very gradual return to the office. Not all employees will return to the office as of May 11. 134248032 / opolja – stock.adobe.com Coming back to the office, forgetting about the habits of the past few weeks … It will […]

recruitment firms are reorganizing and are already preparing for the post-crisis

Economic crisis, confinement, partial unemployment … The time is not right for hiring in French companies. This situation is hitting hard on recruiting firms which have seen their activity drop by 70% on average, according to Syntec Recruitment Council, the professional union of recruitment consultancy firms. Read also : Coronavirus: the varied arsenal of European […]