january 2021

Coronavirus timeline: One year since Canada’s 1st COVID-19 case

On Jan 25, 2020, the first presumed case of the novel coronavirus was recorded after a Toronto man returned from Wuhan, China, the epicentre of the outbreak. What followed was a fast-moving, global health crisis that saw the country, and the world come together to face the unprecedented challenges of a COVID-19 pandemic. Global’s Sharmeen Somani takes us through some of the key moments we saw in Canada since that very first case, and how daily life has changed.