Confronting Coronavirus

By The Irish Times

A news podcast from The Irish Times that covers Ireland's response to the Coronavirus outbreak. New episodes will be published each weekday. 888821

  1. 1.
    The biggest story of our lives, part two
    27:43
  2. 2.
    The biggest story of our lives, part one
    19:36
  3. 3.
    The emotional impact of Covid-19 with Clinical Psychologist Tony Bates
    26:10
  4. 4.
    “Aid is politics” - lockdown in Uganda with Sally Hayden
    19:00
  5. 5.
    “We must demand equal access to future vaccines”
    14:56
  6. 6.
    Lifting the lockdown: What can I do in Phase 3?
    17:22
  7. 7.
    A coronavirus surge shocks Beijing - with Peter Goff
    16:30
  8. 8.
    "There's remarkable buy-in from prisoners" - How the Irish Prison System kept Covid-19 Out
    18:59
  1. 9.
    How Contagion predicted a pandemic - with screenwriter Scott Z. Burns and Dr Ian Lipkin
    20:26
  2. 10.
    Lockdown is lifting, but new rules cause many conundrums - with Conor Pope
    18:32
  3. 11.
    "The psycho-social impact is far greater - and will last much longer"
    24:30
  4. 12.
    "Compliance is not as good on the way down as it was on the way up"
    25:25
  5. 13.
    "It's callous to leave businesses closed if they don't need to be"
    23:37
  6. 14.
    The effect of lockdowns and the return of mobility: what the data tells us
    18:22
  7. 15.
    Why did it take so long for a nursing home plan to be put in place?
    22:11
  8. 16.
    How to be ready for an unpredictable future - with author Margaret Heffernan
    34:47
  9. 17.
    "Local lockdowns needed to keep virus at bay" - Dr David Nabarro
    28:09
  10. 18.
    The Impact of Covid-19 on the young with psychotherapist John Sharry
    21:29
  11. 19.
    Rethinking nursing homes and the lives of our elderly after Covid-19
    24:33
  12. 20.
    Ireland to start antibody testing next month: what that means and how it will help
    20:42
  13. 21.
    "I happen to be taking it": Trump's hydroxychloroquine bombshell and the politicisation of Covid-19
    27:29
  14. 22.
    The return of retail shows just how much things have changed - with Conor Pope
    12:25
  15. 23.
    Coronavirus and private hospitals: decision time
    21:03
  16. 24.
    "The world will divide in two": Professor Sam McConkey on living with Covid-19 in the years ahead
    17:30
  17. 25.
    Guided by science and not by the calendar: How the North will exit lockdown
    16:06
  18. 26.
    Not just a talking shop: How will the new Covid-19 committee hold power to account?
    14:46
  19. 27.
    Irish Tourism: "It's impossible to overstate the scale of the crisis"
    20:35
  20. 28.
    Minister for Business Heather Humphreys on the new rules for returning to work
    19:11
  21. 29.
    Should we all be wearing face masks?
    19:09
  22. 30.
    Personal stories of bereavement during the pandemic
    12:40
  23. 31.
    Could group testing for Covid-19 contain the virus in just one month?
    22:44
  24. 32.
    Coronavirus: "Obesity is almost up there with being over 80 years of age"
    15:35
  25. 33.
    The reopening of Ireland - a phased approach
    24:33
  26. 34.
    Homeless in a pandemic: "They're more vulnerable to the virus and less able to avoid it"
    22:54
  27. 35.
    France plots a course out of lockdown - with Lara Marlowe
    21:57
  28. 36.
    Lifting the lockdown: the possibilities and the risks
    23:18
  29. 37.
    Inside a nursing home that has kept Covid-19 at bay
    19:46
  30. 38.
    How will the global airline industry recover from Covid-19?
    14:49
  31. 39.
    Anti-quarantine protests and phased reopening: all the latest from the US
    23:45
  32. 40.
    "Our destruction of nature has contributed to the outbreak of this virus"
    14:30
  33. 41.
    "Covid-19 will return in waves - we need a new strategy to deal with it"
    22:25
  34. 42.
    Disappointment, worry and anger: Leaving Cert students speak
    23:13
  35. 43.
    Ending the lockdowns: the EU steps in
    22:10
  36. 44.
    Life in Wuhan after the lockdown
    20:42
  37. 45.
    Pregnancy in a Pandemic
    20:04
  38. 46.
    Can we keep this up? A behavioural economist says yes
    30:01
  39. 47.
    Staying connected during the Covid-19 crisis
    16:33
  40. 48.
    Lives on hold: coronavirus and the elderly
    19:14
  41. 49.
    Can the BCG vaccination protect you from Covid-19?
    16:50
  42. 50.
    How is Germany keeping its death rate so low?
    21:53

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