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César Chelala

César Chelala

Dr. César Chelala is an international public health consultant, co-winner of an Overseas Press Club of America award and two national journalism awards from Argentina.

Articles by this author

 

My Memories of 9/11 and the Fool's Errand of Destroying Terrorism With Violence

New York has not been the same since the events of September 11, 2001. Twenty years after that dreadful day, the echoes of the tragedy persist.

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The Climate Emergency is a Global Public Health Threat

The coronavirus pandemic has taught us that only by acting as a community we can solve global threats. Soaring temperatures put humanity at existential risk.

César Chelala ·


Yemen Is a Public Health Catastrophe

The country's civilians have been the unwilling participants in a proxy war that has cost hundreds of thousands of lives and has left the public health system in shambles.

César Chelala ·


A Fragile Democracy

In short, the former president’s behavior was criminal.

César Chelala ·



Domestic Violence in the Times of the Pandemic

The conditions of isolation foster not only physical but also psychological violence, which can be even more devastating for the victims.

César Chelala ·


Donald Trump's Misguided Attacks on WHO

Withdrawing support of the WHO when a pandemic of enormous proportions is threatening the survival of millions of people is unethical.

César Chelala ·


Lessons From the COVID-19 Pandemic

Several public health experts believe that better coordination and a technically sound response from the White House would have saved thousands of lives.

César Chelala ·

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