Monday, July 26

Caribbean American diaspora

Caribbean American diaspora, covid and economy, Covid recovery, VOC insider, Voices of Color

The pandemic hit Caribbean American communities hard. How the diaspora is rallying around covid recovery

The Covid-19 pandemic decimated Caribbean American communities in the US. Communities in the largest diasporas united to help with health, economic, and cultural recovery. Leaders, activists and artists across the US Caribbean diaspora came together to help communities. See more stories on Insider's business page. Since the COVID-19 pandemic first began nearly two years ago, it exposed sharp disparities related to poverty, access to healthcare, and overall quality of life that one time left Black Americans more than three times more likely to die from the virus."We carry a higher burden of chronic disease that predisposes us to th...