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Alessia in Dublin
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Alessia in Dublin

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Alessia in Dublin

Go behind a pharmacy counter in Dublin with Alessia where she faces fear, panic and unexpected thank-yous.

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Ireland v Italy

Italian Alessia works as a pharmacist in her adopted home-country Ireland.

As Covid-19 starts making headlines in Europe, she has her eyes fixed on the two countries:

Will Italy's healthcare system cope? And will Ireland heed the warning signs in time to prevent a crisis?
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Being a pharmacist

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 “This was the first phase.

Then, after a few days, people started to be more aware”
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Caring for the isolated

 “After the worst initial period, restrictions were put in place. All pharmacies decided to no longer offer consultations in person.”

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Time to be scared

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“I really like to spend time by myself, thinking about choices, about life in general.

During this time, we all had to stay in our own minds. And people who are not used to that got really scared.

We all had the chance to see things in a different way. I know it’s very hard to say that this pandemic has brought us anything good.

But in a way, it forced us to slow down and I think, we all needed it.”
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“To tell you the truth: Now, the idea of going back to normal...What even is normal? It scares me a bit.”
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What I can do

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Chapter 1 Alessia in Dublin

Alessia in Dublin.

Chapter 2 Ireland v Italy

Prologue.

Ireland v. Italy

Chapter 4 Caring for the isolated

Caring for the isolated.

Calls.

Chapter 6 What I can do

What I can do.

Chapter 7 Journey further...

All We Have

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  • Contributor: Alessia Riga
    Directed by: Julia Alcamo and Anna Saridi
    Photographs provided by: Alessia Riga
    Illustration by: Ewa Ferdynus

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