World wide, each nation is coping with vital disruptions. Some are international, similar to COVID-19. Others are extra native, similar to Brexit right here within the UK.
In very alternative ways, the disruptions and challenges of each COVID-19 and Brexit have made us pause and rethink a broad vary of matters. Such challenges pressure us all to take decisive motion and reassert ourselves—personally, professionally and as a nation.
Within the UK, the approval of a post-Brexit EU commerce deal has given us a better diploma of certainty as to what Brexit will actually imply. By the identical token, around the globe, with vaccination programmes now underway in lots of nations, a method and a nascent timeframe to sluggish and in the end finish the pandemic is forming. Such progress will assist us all plan a method forward with better confidence and a few much-needed optimism.
We should, nevertheless, resist the