Biography of the Author Sarah Walton

Sarah Walton

Contributor to CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. Climate-related disasters may double by 2050: Researchers | Video
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    Climate-related disasters may double by 2050: Researchers | Video

    The number of people needing humanitarian aid every year, because of climate-related disasters, could double by 2050. A report from the ...
  2. New York's economy feels the impact of weeks of COVID-19 shutdowns | Video
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    New York's economy feels the impact of weeks of COVID-19 shutdowns | Video

    New York has gone from having one of the worst outbreaks of COVID-19 in the world to having a positive test rate of less than 1 per cent. This ...
  3. General Assembly to meet virtually amid COVID-19 as UN marks 75th anniversary | Video
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    General Assembly to meet virtually amid COVID-19 as UN marks 75th anniversary | Video

    World leaders will be meeting virtually at the annual UN General Assembly amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The UN is also marking its 75th anniversary, ...
  4. COVID-19 pandemic to shape UN Climate Week discussion | Video
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    COVID-19 pandemic to shape UN Climate Week discussion | Video

    COVID-19 has claimed nearly a million lives across the world, but it has also revealed a glimpse of a cleaner, greener planet. As the UN prepares ...
  5. US revels in pumpkin spice season | Video
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    US revels in pumpkin spice season | Video

    When temperatures drop and leaves turn red and gold in the United States, that means it’s pumpkin spice season. The sweet-spicy scent has become a ...
  6. Trump to send message to UN as presidential term comes to an end | Video
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    Trump to send message to UN as presidential term comes to an end | Video

    COVID-19 and criticism of China are expected to be talking points for US President Donald Trump, whose speech to the UN General Assembly will be ...
  7. COVID-19 curbs spark fight for space on New York streets | Video
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    COVID-19 curbs spark fight for space on New York streets | Video

    COVID-19 restrictions in New York have led to competition for street space. Restaurants have been given permission to set up seating areas ...
  8. Record number of US voters cast early ballots | Video
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    Record number of US voters cast early ballots | Video

    Driven by the COVID-19 pandemic, many in the United States are voting in record numbers in advance of the Nov 3 presidential election. But many ...
  9. Experts in US warn of long-term mental health impact due to COVID-19 | Video
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    Experts in US warn of long-term mental health impact due to COVID-19 | Video

    There are concerns COVID-19 is fuelling an epidemic of loneliness in the United States. Millions of people at high-risk from the virus have now ...
  10. US public scepticism rises as politics interferes with COVID-19 vaccine search | Video
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    US public scepticism rises as politics interferes with COVID-19 vaccine search | Video

    Public scepticism is on the rise in the US as the urgency of finding a COVID-19 vaccine has taken on political importance, with President Donald ...