COVID - The First Two Years (mail from GB to Canada)
IntroductionEarly in 2020, main focus of Western Governments was on Climate Change with upcoming UKCOP26 meeting scheduled for Glasgow, 9 to 19 November 2020. UKCOP26 was eventually postponed until 31 Oct-12 Nov 2021.
Stories from China of a new transmissible virus emerged into a Global Pandemic by March 2020. Impact was instantaneous; medical systems were overwhelmed while the freedom of the population to work, trade, socialise and travel was felt everywhere.