VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / January 14, 2021 / Tracker Ventures Corp. ("Tracker" or the "Company") (CSE:TKR)(OTC:TLOOF)(FSE:B2I) announced that Contakt LLC ("Contakt World"), a technology company modernizing public health and safety, has released the third episode of the "Contakt World: Truth in Health" podcast. The podcast is available on iHeartRadio and other popular streaming sites for podcasts.
"Our third episode tackles the difficult issues of race, privilege and the politicization of public health through the eyes of Fiana Tulip, and we're honored she chose to share our podcast to share her story," said Deepti Pahwa, Chief Innovative Officer of Contakt World and co-host of the podcast. "Our goal with this episode and every episode of our podcast is to highlight these stories of humanity and dissect the real emotional toll the pandemic has had on our lives."
A description of the third episode can be found below.
"Contakt World: Truth in Health" Podcast
"Every day, cities and states are breaking records for COVID cases. Governments are scrambling to take the right measures at the right times. And the news is reporting all of it. But some of us still seem unaffected. Why is this? What will make us stop and think? Or, at the least, feel something? This week's episode of Contakt World dives into the hot-button issues of race, privilege, and the politics of health - specifically, through the lens of Fiana Tulip, a grieving daughter who lost her mother, a Latina front-line worker in Texas. As the vaccine rolls out, and we turn the page to a new year, we'll talk about how the front line isn't just made up of medical workers; it also comprises marginalized individuals. We'll also discuss how we can do more to resource health agencies, help workers get proper protection (like hazard pay), and, most importantly, ways we can help each other through this pandemic."
"Contakt World: Truth in Health" is distributed by the iHeartPodcast Network and is also available on Apple and Spotify. For video previews, highlights, and full-length episodes, please visit Contakt World on YouTube.
* This statement and all content within or related to this podcast has not been evaluated by the FDA. Any information presented by Contakt World or its guests is not intended to treat or cure any disease, and no claims are made as to the accuracy or sufficiency thereof.
Contakt World - Tracker Transaction
Tracker and Contakt World are parties to a definitive amalgamation agreement pursuant to which Tracker will indirectly acquire (the "Acquisition") a 100% interest in Contakt World. For further information respecting the Acquisition, please refer to the Company's news release dated December 8, 2020. Trading of Tracker's shares on the Canadian Securities Exchange (the "CSE") has been halted in connection with the announcement of the Acquisition and is not expected to resume until the CSE has approved a Form 2A Listing Statement for the resulting issuer from the Acquisition. There can be no assurance that the Acquisition will be completed on the terms proposed in the amalgamation agreement or at all.
About Contakt World
Contakt World is a technology and media company innovating public health agency connections with their community, with the goal of becoming the most trustworthy, accessible, and scalable digital public health and safety platform globally - addressing the needs of a post-pandemic world. Contakt World combines aggressive research and development, human-centered design, next-gen data integrations, and strategic health partnerships to empower and build mutual trust within communities, contributing towards health equity for users around the world. Contakt World's first suite of tools emerges from the urgency surrounding coronavirus to manage the pandemic through innovative contact tracing and case management spanning multiple modes of communication. For more information, please visit the Company's website at www.contakt.world.
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