COVID-19: Where we’ve been, where we are, and where we’re going
It’s been two years since COVID-19 was declared a global pandemic. Here’s a look back—and a lens on what’s next.
A lot can happen in two years. On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a global pandemic. As the world stares down year three of a crisis that has affected so many lives and livelihoods, we’re bringing you a look at how it has affected business and society as well, and what might come next.
One of the hardest things to deal with in this type of crisis is being able to go the distance.
Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel
When lockdowns began in early 2020, few of us imagined the long road ahead. While progress in protecting lives and livelihoods was swift, new variants and other factors have since meant that there have been times when the virus has seemed to be one step ahead of every countermeasure.
Where we're going
As the world moves toward endemicity, challenges will continue to arise—as will new solutions. Today, some of the biggest issues revolve around the pandemic’s knock-on effects: on talent, supply chains, inclusive growth, and more. Explore curated reads for more on what matters to you.