Foodbank in Australia
Foodbank is Australia’s largest food relief organisation, operating on a scale that makes it crucial to the work of the front line charities who are feeding vulnerable Australians. Foodbank provides more than 70% of the food rescued for food relief organisations nation-wide. Working with Farmers and growers, schools and other partners to elimate the hunger issue in Australia. Last year, Foodbank sourced the equivalent of 75 million meals for our 2,400 charity partners.During Covid-19, they also work with local government to provide free food for uni students and communities.
Covid-19 & online education
Due to the COVID-19, more than 1.38 billion learners have been impacted by the school closure worldwide by the end of March. At the same time, online learning platform Coursera, has seen more than 25 million enrollments since mid-March, a 520% increase from the same period last year. Top universities such as Colombia university and University of Michigan also provide online degrees. We could see that COVID-19 has a significantly negative influence on education. However, it also promotes the development of the online education industry.