Coronavirus: Six heartening stories you may have missed

Al Jazeera | Mar 26, 2020 at 11:01 PM
  • It’s been just over two weeks since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the coronavirus outbreak.
  • The European Environment Agency (EEA) on Wednesday confirmed that the concentration of pollutants, in particular nitrogen dioxide, which is largely caused by road transport, recently massively declined in Europe “especially in major cities under lockdown measures”.
  • In Bergamo, the average concentration of the pollutant during the week of March 16 to March 22 was 47 percent lower than for the same week in 2019.