Brazilian citizens trapped in Wuhan, the Chinese city at the center of the coronavirus epidemic, have launched an urgent appeal to their president, Jair Bolsonaro, to be evacuated. In a six-minute YouTube video, the Brazilians noted how other countries – including the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Japan and
The spread of infectious diseases is inevitably linked to travel. Today tourism is a huge global business which accounts for 10.4 percent of global gross domestic product (GDP) and 10 percent of global employment. Nothing seems to slow down its growth since year after year it increases beyond the economy.