How Is the Brazilian Economy Handling the Pandemic?

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By Jacob Maslow

The Pandemic Has Impacted Everyone, Particularly Brazil, Leading To Some Serious Problems for the Brazilian Economy

Without a doubt, the coronavirus pandemic has had a major impact on everyone. Most of the attention has been paid to Europe, Asia, and the United States. On the other hand, the reality is that this pandemic has hit every corner of the world. This includes Brazil. Right now, Brazil has truly struggled in more ways than one. It is important to take a closer look at the impact this pandemic has had on the Brazilian people, the health system, and the economy as a whole.

A Dangerous, Horrifying Level of Neglect from the Brazilian Government

People depend on their governments to take care of them during times of crisis. Unfortunately, the Brazilian government exhibited an alarming abdication of responsibility. The government was actually one of the institutions that try to downplay the pandemic. Furthermore, the president of Brazil, Bolsinaro, actually got coronavirus himself. Therefore, due to the lack of responsibility displayed by the Brazilian government, the people suffered.

The reality is that the pandemic is still alive and well in Brazil. There are countless people who have been infected and many lives have been lost. Furthermore, many people in Brazil are going without basic necessities. In addition to why can medical equipment such as hand sanitizer, ventilators, mass, and protective coverings, many people in Brazil are also going without food or water. This has to do with the impact of the pandemic on the economy of Brazil as well.

The Brazilian Economy Is in Shambles

Brazil has one of the largest countries in South America; however, it is not one of the wealthier countries in the world. The economy was already struggling before the pandemic. The pandemic has simply made everything worse. Due to the pandemic, many businesses have been forced to close. Therefore, many people have lost their jobs and have been laid off. This means they are having trouble making ends meet, making it hard for them to put food on the table.

Furthermore, for families who run their own business, they are struggling as well. Many businesses have been forced to close due to the pandemic and might never reopen again. In the span of just a few months, there are many people in Brazil who have lost almost everything. This is a true crisis and the people of Brazil need assistance from others.

What Does the Future of Brazil Look Like?

Unfortunately, the Brazilian government is continuing to downplay the impact of the pandemic. In order to see the truth, all anyone ever has to do is look outside. Then, people will see the gravity of the true situation. It is important for everyone to understand the pandemic is still alive and well all over the world, including in Brazil. Those who believe the pandemic is in the rearview mirror are simply wrong. The pandemic is going to be with us until we have a vaccine. Then, it is going to take some time to distribute the vaccine all over the world, particularly in countries like Brazil which does not have the same level of infrastructure in other countries.

Therefore, it is important for people to donate what they can to charitable causes. The people of Brazil need food, water, hand sanitizers, and masks. By listening to local health officials, it is possible for countries to get the pandemic back under control. There are many countries that have already demonstrated this capacity by acting with an appropriate level of social responsibility.

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