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Meet The Volunteers Leading COVID-19 Relief Efforts in the Philippines, US and UK (audio)

From delivering food to providing emotional support, volunteers around the world are stepping up in thoughtful, innovative ways.

The prolonged quarantine and economic standstill caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic have amplified problems such as poverty, unemployment, food scarcity and mental health issues.

But volunteers around the world have harnessed their personal expertise, technology and the power of community to organise ambitious relief projects.

We spoke with volunteers in the Philippines, UK and US to learn more about their efforts.