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  • The report also states the industry share of each company.
  • The company’s profitability ratio and price models of the respective products are listed in the report.
  • The product landscape of the Cruise Travel Insurance market includes Single Trip Coverage, Annual Multi Trip Coverage and Other. The research report delivers complete information related to the market share as per the product landscape.
  • The research report facilitates in analyzing the sales generated by each product and the revenue garnered during the study period.
  • The report concentrates on the application landscape of the Cruise Travel Insurance market. As per the research report, the application spectrum is split into Insurance Intermediaries, Insurance Company, Bank, Insurance Broker and Others.
  • The report offers information concerning to the revenue predictions of all application fragments mentioned as well

TRAVEL + LEISURE is a registered trademark of Travel + Leisure Co., registered within the United States and different nations. Travel + Leisure magazine might receive compensation for some hyperlinks to products and services on this website. Discussing how the pandemic changed business trips, Meir emphasised two “significant trends” that TravelPerk mentioned would proceed to put cash into it. Sustainability so that the impression on the environment could be reduced. Among the Customer in the Car Rental Market , Leisure is globally in style as a outcome of the demand to travel by personal and road trips with household is rising and the rising digitalisation and web penetration is expected to drive market in the forecast period. The firm, which has the Wynn and Encore resort towers on the north facet of the Strip, just lately launched an online reserving service that gives “fully planned” and “near-inclusive” group trip packages. Like MGM, Wynn Las Vegas has additionally made a push to boost leisure travel bookings, presumably also sensing the time is right to pounce.

  • It is essential that you contemplate your location, the person or folks you are assembly with and your technique of transportation throughout the City, State or Country you’ll.
  • We clearly see a disconnect between what individuals need and count on and what they obtain.
  • Travel and leisure actions, along with the flexibility to seek out and guide them can be found to all.
  • That was greater than double the visitors recorded in Asia and the Pacific, which ranked second in phrases of international arrivals.
  • While the air travel industry struggles, Southwest Airlines is aggressively increasing.

The startup also said it will retain all of Click Travel’s staff, denying plans to ax work. It stays to be seen if there will Travel Deals be domestic issues surrounding the high-growth UK business being offered to European rivals.

For many enterprise travelers, COVID-19 has shifted the business meeting from flights and motels to Zoom calls. While the pandemic’s trajectory stays unclear, leisure travel will continue to be the lifeblood of many motels in the near future. Short-distance holidays and visits to household and friends dominated the us summer travel season, according to a Skift survey in September. As a outcome, many properties have started to reinvent themselves for leisure travelers, shifting to family vacations and providing new companies corresponding to roadtrip packages and drive-in film nights. In early 2021, Wyndham Destinations will change its name to Travel + Leisure Co. and Travel Stocks can increase its portfolio via varied branded merchandise and choices. The new company will inspire travelers with Travel + Leisure’s multi-platform content material to develop its membership travel membership companies, launch new branded travel providers, and increase model …

Adventure sports travel insurance includes coverage for adventurous activities like hang gliding, diving, skiing, and mountaineering (to name just a few), so it’s important for adventure travel tourists to purchase a plan that includes coverage for their planned activities. Growing tourism and rising number of adventure sports participants are the key factors driving the adventure sports travel insurance market

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Top Key Players Profiled in this report are Mapfre Asistencia, AIG, Tokio Marine, AXA, Allianz, USI Affinity, Seven Corners, Munich RE, CSA Travel Protection, Sompo Japan, Pingan Baoxian, Generali.

The segments and sub-section of COVID-19 Outbreak- Adventure Sports Travel Insurance market is shown below:

The Study is segmented by following Product/Service Type: Personal Insurance, Group Insurance

Major applications/end-users industry are as follows: Insurance Intermediaries, Insurance Company, Bank, Insurance Broker, Others

This report provides a detailed and analytical look at the various companies that are working to achieve a high market share in the global Adventure Sports Travel Insurance market. Data is provided for the top and fastest growing segments. This report implements a balanced mix of primary and secondary research methodologies for analysis. Markets are categorized according to key criteria. To this end, the report includes a section dedicated to the company profile. This report will help you identify your needs, discover problem areas, discover better opportunities, and help all your organization’s primary leadership processes. You can ensure the performance of your public relations efforts and monitor customer objections to stay one step ahead and limit losses.

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China’s Chang’e 5 spacecraft returned fresh moon rock samples late last year, but the main science of the mission is still just getting underway.

Applications to borrow lunar samples delivered to Earth by Chang’e 5 in December are under review and will be decided soon, according to Jing Peng, deputy chief designer of the Chang’e-5 spacecraft system at the China Academy of Space Technology (CAST).

“There was a conference one week ago in China regarding the applications for lunar samples,” Peng said, speaking on Thursday (June 17) at the Global Space Exploration (GLEX) conference held last week in St. Petersburg, Russia. The June 11 meeting reviewed 85 applications from 23 universities and scientific research institutes in China, according to China’s Lunar Sample Management Office. International applications will also be considered.

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Samples available for loan can also be viewed and requested online at the Lunar Sample Information Database, hosted by the National Astronomical Observatory of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (NAOC). Available samples include breccias, which are made of various fragments cemented together, as well as fine-grained soil, volcanic basalts and glass beads.

Peng said that while he has not been involved in analyzing the samples, colleagues at the Chinese Academy of Sciences have told him that the “age of the samples may be younger than the samples returned by the Apollo program. I think there will be more results in the near future.” Confirming that rocks from this region are much younger would provide valuable new insights into the history of our nearest neighbor. Although Apollo moon rocks have allowed scientists to decipher the moon’s early history in detail, without younger samples on Earth, more recent lunar activity is something of a blur.

In his presentation, Peng described the Chang’e 5 mission as China’s most sophisticated space project to date. Peng detailed the exactly challenges of the complex, 23-day mission, including getting to and from the moon, landing in the targeted area in Oceanus Procellarum, blasting off from the lunar surface, docking two spacecraft in orbit around the moon, and executing a “skip” reentry, in which the return capsule first bounced off the Earth’s atmosphere to slow down before reentering and landing.

Other key technologies Peng highlighted included automatic sampling using a scoop and a drill, transferring samples between spacecraft, and developing miniaturized, lightweight and durable components capable of performing exacting tasks.

The Earth and moon viewed by Chang'e 5 from Sun-Earth Lagrange point 1.

The Earth and moon viewed by Chang’e 5 from Sun-Earth Lagrange point 1. (Image credit: CNSA/CLEP)

The mission was also demanding in terms of the large amounts of fuel needed to overcome gravity to escape bodies like the Earth and the moon. The Long March 5 that launched the 18,078-lb. (8,200 kilograms) spacecraft weighed more than 940 tons (850 metric tons). However the final payload delivered by the Chang’e 5 return capsule was just 3.82 lbs. (1.73 kgs) of lunar samples.

While science is being conducted on the ground, the Chang’e 5 orbiter — which released the return

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “UK Travel Insurance Consumer Research Report 2021” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

This report will examine the motivations, experiences and opinions of the UK travel insurance customer. It focuses primarily on annual multi-trip insurance, although the report also discusses in places single trip insurance.

The research will identify and analyse consumer attitudes towards travel insurance, look at the claims experience of policyholders, and investigate why they choose one route to purchase over another. In addition, it will explore how price sensitivity is impacting the market. Similar research was run in 2019 and this report compares and contrasts the findings.

Compared with 2019, 2021 has seen a significant decline in the number of overseas travel trips taken, with the duration of trips also shortening. Despite this, ownership of multi-trip insurance held up well: in 2021, 22% of all consumers owned multi-trip travel insurance, compared with 25% in 2021.

This relatively small decline, however, reflects the continued coverage of travel insurance in packaged bank accounts. Fewer policyholders in 2021 owned multi-trip cover via standalone policies compared with 2019, while the percentage owning via packaged bank accounts increased. This suggests passive ownership – i.e., ownership not directly related to taking a trip aboard – increased in 2021 compared with 2019.

While multi-trip insurance ownership held up reasonably well, ownership of single trip insurance declined very significantly. In 2019, single trip insurance was owned by 40% of all consumers over the previous year. In 2021, this had declined to just 15%.

In 2021 only 5% of policyholders were first time buyers of multi-trip insurance in the last year (i.e., made their first ever travel insurance purchase and have been with their current provider for less than 1 year). This is well down on the 15% of new FTBs in 2019 and is another indication of the impact of COVID-19 travel restrictions on the market.

Other findings from the report, include:

  • While policyholders who have multi-trip travel insurance find the experience satisfying and largely pain free, the satisfaction of those who have claimed declined in 2021 compared with 2019, although it remains high.
  • In 2021, compared with 2019, fewer claimants were satisfied with the outcome of their claim, fewer had a completely successful outcome to their claim and most significantly of all, far fewer thought the claims process was easy, with almost one-third of claimants in 2021 considering the claims process as hard. It could be that given the impact of COVID-19 on claims, claimants have found it harder to claim or make a completely successful claim.
  • The percentage of multi-trip policyholder making a claim in the past year declined significantly in 2020/21 compared with 2018/19, no doubt reflecting the decline in overseas trips over this period.
  • While few policyholders can register or have registered a claim via a customer online portal, the incidence of doing so has increased sharply between 2019 and 2021.

Key Topics Covered:

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  • COVID-19 leads to a drop in policy ownership and a

DUBLIN, Jun 17, 2021–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “UK Travel Insurance Consumer Research Report 2021” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

This report will examine the motivations, experiences and opinions of the UK travel insurance customer. It focuses primarily on annual multi-trip insurance, although the report also discusses in places single trip insurance.

The research will identify and analyse consumer attitudes towards travel insurance, look at the claims experience of policyholders, and investigate why they choose one route to purchase over another. In addition, it will explore how price sensitivity is impacting the market. Similar research was run in 2019 and this report compares and contrasts the findings.

Compared with 2019, 2021 has seen a significant decline in the number of overseas travel trips taken, with the duration of trips also shortening. Despite this, ownership of multi-trip insurance held up well: in 2021, 22% of all consumers owned multi-trip travel insurance, compared with 25% in 2021.

This relatively small decline, however, reflects the continued coverage of travel insurance in packaged bank accounts. Fewer policyholders in 2021 owned multi-trip cover via standalone policies compared with 2019, while the percentage owning via packaged bank accounts increased. This suggests passive ownership – i.e., ownership not directly related to taking a trip aboard – increased in 2021 compared with 2019.

While multi-trip insurance ownership held up reasonably well, ownership of single trip insurance declined very significantly. In 2019, single trip insurance was owned by 40% of all consumers over the previous year. In 2021, this had declined to just 15%.

In 2021 only 5% of policyholders were first time buyers of multi-trip insurance in the last year (i.e., made their first ever travel insurance purchase and have been with their current provider for less than 1 year). This is well down on the 15% of new FTBs in 2019 and is another indication of the impact of COVID-19 travel restrictions on the market.

Other findings from the report, include:

  • While policyholders who have multi-trip travel insurance find the experience satisfying and largely pain free, the satisfaction of those who have claimed declined in 2021 compared with 2019, although it remains high.

  • In 2021, compared with 2019, fewer claimants were satisfied with the outcome of their claim, fewer had a completely successful outcome to their claim and most significantly of all, far fewer thought the claims process was easy, with almost one-third of claimants in 2021 considering the claims process as hard. It could be that given the impact of COVID-19 on claims, claimants have found it harder to claim or make a completely successful claim.

  • The percentage of multi-trip policyholder making a claim in the past year declined significantly in 2020/21 compared with 2018/19, no doubt reflecting the decline in overseas trips over this period.

  • While few policyholders can register or have registered a claim via a customer online portal, the incidence of doing so has increased sharply between 2019 and 2021.

Key Topics Covered:

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  • COVID-19 leads to a

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Group theory: international collaborations are at risk from geopolitical tensions.Credit: Getty

“The most important ingredient in making collaborations work is commitment: to producing research that is relevant, and to understanding many angles and perspectives.”

Yvonne Lewis and Richard Sadler make this point in a piece in this issue that describes how universities and community organizations worked in concert to find solutions to water contaminated with lead in Flint, Michigan. Their advice: spend less time and attention meeting metrics of performance, such as papers published and grants procured, and more time nurturing relationships.

Yet that, as Anna Hatch at the San Francisco Declaration on Research Assessment explains, is hard, because many of the structures and mechanisms that evaluate and reward science are still those of the age of the lone scientist.

Recognition — the naming of labs, and the awarding of national-academy fellowships and Nobel prizes — is still given to individuals, often on the basis of individual, rather than collective, performance measures. Few Nobels have explicitly rewarded scientific and technological collaboration. Two notable examples — for climate change and nuclear non-proliferation — have been Nobel peace prizes.

This special issue of Nature shines a spotlight on collaborations in science today, particularly in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. It reveals that such cooperation, although complex, is thriving in many ways. It is clearly essential, both to the progress of research and for the betterment of society. But, at the same time, international collaboration is under pressure, partly as a result of geopolitical tensions. And science’s historical conventions continue to hinder such team-based working.

The pandemic has seen a host of inspiring stories of scientists stopping in their tracks and joining forces across borders and disciplines, whether to sequence viral genomes or describe protein structures and other features of SARS-CoV-2. In this issue, members of one of many such groups — those behind the COVID Moonshot project, which involves scientists scattered across continents — tell their story of pulling together to design antiviral drugs. They write of juggling spectrometers, chemistry hoods, computer models, courier companies and Zoom calls, and of an “inexhaustible wellspring of goodwill”.

Analyses of bibliometric data reveal that international collaborations were less common on COVID-19-related papers in 2020 than they were for research on other coronaviruses in previous years. Moreover, as the pandemic has progressed, papers in which the authors are all in the same country have occupied a greater share of the COVID-19 literature. Looking at 2020 as a whole, the rate of international collaboration for COVID-19-related science was similar to that for all recorded research.

Indicators that some international collaboration is waning are evident when looking at data for China and the United States. The fraction of China’s international collaborations that involve US authors has been falling since 2017. Such trends are likely to continue if geopolitical tensions with the United States worsen.

That would be regrettable. Successful collaboration relies on trust and long-standing relationships, as researchers at Dunhuang Academy in China and the University

 

LAWRENCE — KU International Affairs has awarded more than $49,000 in travel grants to nine University of Kansas faculty members and graduate student to support research and collaboration abroad.  

 

These competitively awarded funds were dispersed among faculty and students in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences and schools of Journalism & Mass Communication and Social Welfare. Through these funds, faculty and students will travel to nine countries on four continents to conduct research, access archives, collaborate with colleagues and strengthen international partnerships.  

 

Recipients will use the funds between now and June 30, 2022 

 

Faculty Grants 

 

South, Southeast and East Asia Fund 

The South, Southeast and East Asia Fund develops, strengthens and maintains institutional exchanges and academic collaborations between KU and counterparts at selected postsecondary institutions within Asia. Grant recipients include:  

 

Michael Krueger, professor of visual artwho will travel to Japan to build relationships and develop creative projects in tandem with international partners. This visit will result in a co-curated exhibition for U.S. artists in Tokyo and a co-curated exhibition of contemporary Japanese artists in Kansas City, Missouri 

 

Deborah Smith, professor of ecology & evolutionary biology, who will travel to the Philippines to sample and research the diversity of stingless bee species across major islands. Her research will provide significant insights into conservation and the biogeography of island species.  

 

Akiko Takeyama, associate professor of women, gender & sexuality studies, who will travel to Tokyo to conduct archival research, participant observations and in-depth interviews to examine the often invisible and silenced lives of poverty-stricken single parents in contemporary Japan. 

 

Hong Vu, assistant professor of journalism & mass communications, will travel to Vietnam to collaborate with colleagues at the Academy of Journalism and Communication and Vietnam National University. The team will research the adoption of digital technologies in newsrooms in Vietnam and how that is changing journalistic practices in different news organizations in the country.  

 

 

KU-UCR Exchange Support Fund 

The KU-UCR Exchange Support Fund, administered by International Affairs, prioritizes support for faculty exchange development between KU and the University of Costa Rica. The fund can also be used to support KU faculty research in Costa Rica or elsewhere in Latin America. Grant recipients include: 

 

Vitaly Chernetsky, associate professor of Slavic and Eurasian languages & literatures, will travel to Brazil to research writers of Slavic or East European origins who were displaced to Latin America. The research is for an upcoming monograph. 

 

 Mugur Geana, associate professor of strategic communication, will travel to Chile to conduct health communication research with colleagues at Pontifical Catholic University. 

 

 

International Travel Fund for Humanities Research 

The International Travel Fund for Humanities Research supports KU faculty pursuing international humanities research abroad. The funds are intended for summer research projects and provides funding for airfare and related travel expenses. Grant recipients include:  

 

Marie Brown, associate professor of Middle

When Gavin Grimm took his school district to courtroom to defend the rights of transgender college students, he bravely stood for the many LGBTQ+ students dealing with harassment and discrimination in our schools. Today, more than half of LGBTQ+ college students report feeling unsafe at school, and practically a fifth have been forced to modify schools. That’s why I will press to enact the Safe Schools Improvement Act, which requires college districts to adopt codes of conduct that specifically Education prohibit bullying and harassment on the premise of sexual orientation and gender identity. And I will affirm and enforce federal protections under Title IX for all college students who are survivors of sexual harassment and assault. My plan also lives as much as our collective commitments to college students with disabilities. The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act protects the civil rights of students with disabilities by guaranteeing their right to a free and applicable public education.

One Year After the Shutdown: Education Lessons from COVID-19 – Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

One Year After the Shutdown: Education Lessons from COVID-19.

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Students in New Mexico are engaged in a culturally and linguistically responsive instructional system that meets the social, emotional, and educational wants of ALL students. Check out photos and movies from the PED as well as from faculties around the state as college students and workers return to lecture rooms. Cisco celebrates teachers and college students for reacting to alter and reimagining education. In addition to my goal of turning 25,000 public faculties into true neighborhood faculties, my plan will ensure the federal government plays its half in trying to deliver a positive and nurturing local weather to every college.

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Animated glossaries and movies make it a more interactive experience. The partnership, introduced Wednesday, will deliver Discovery’s “techbooks” and coding curriculum inside 28 elementary faculties. Teachers will also obtain coaching from Discovery Education on the platform. Kerravala stated Google Workspace for Education suite works well on the Chromebooks that Bloomberg reported make up 60% of the 2019 education computer market.

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In this section we begin by offering an outline of education expenditure around the globe, after which turn to the query of how expenditure contributes to the manufacturing of education. This chart plots GDP per capita , towards common pupil check scores . Each bubble in this chart is a rustic, where colors represent regions and bubble sizes denote inhabitants. The estimates mentioned …

Though made in large part of plastic, glass, ceramics, gold and copper, they also contain critical resources. The gallium used for LEDs and the camera flash, the tantalum in capacitors and indium that powers the display were all pulled from the ground — at a price for nature and people.

“Mining raw materials is always problematic, both with regard to human rights and ecology,” said Melanie Müller, raw materials expert of the German think tank SWP. “Their production process is pretty toxic.”

The gallium and indium in many phones comes from China or South Korea, the tantalum from the Democratic Republic of Congo or Rwanda. All in, such materials comprise less than ten grams of a phone’s weight. But these grams finance an international mining industry that causes radioactive earth dumps, poisoned groundwater and Indigenous population displacement.

Environmental Damage: ‘Nature Has Been Overexploited’

The problem is that modern technologies don’t work without what are known as critical raw materials. Collectively, solar panels, drones, 3D printers and smartphone contain as many as 30 of these different elements sourced from around the globe. A prime example is lithium from Chile, which is essential in the manufacture of batteries for electric vehicles.

“No one, not even within the industry, would deny that mining lithium causes enormous environmental damage,” Müller explained, in reference to the artificial lakes companies create when flushing the metal out of underground brine reservoirs. “The process uses vast amounts of water, so you end up with these huge flooded areas where the lithium settles.”

This means of extraction results in the destruction and contamination of the natural water system. Unique plants and animals lose access to groundwater and watering holes. There have also been reports of freshwater becoming salinated due to extensive acidic waste water during lithium mining.

But lithium is not the only raw material that causes damage. Securing just one ton of rare earth elements produces 2,000 tons of toxic waste, and has devastated large regions of China, said Günther Hilpert, head of the Asia Research Division of the German think tank SWP.

He says companies there have adopted a process of spraying acid over the mining areas in order to separate the rare earths from other ores, and that mined areas are often abandoned after excavation.

“They are no longer viable for agricultural use,” Hilpert said. “Nature has been overexploited.”

China is not the only country with low environmental mining standards and poor resource governance. In Madagascar, for example, a thriving illegal gem and metal mining sector has been linked to rainforest depletion and destruction of natural lemur habitats.

States like Madagascar, Rwanda and the DRC score poorly on the Environmental Performance Index that ranks 180 countries for their effort on factors including conservation, air quality, waste management and emissions. Environmentalists are therefore particularly concerned that these countries are mining highly toxic materials like beryllium, tantalum and cobalt.

But it is not only nature that suffers from the extraction of high-demand critical raw materials.

“It is