Kikeo's Oral History

Item

Title

Kikeo's Oral History

Synopsis

● Kikeo (pseudonym), 73 years old, Lao, Lao
● Lockdown for two months
● Compulsory mask wearing
● Only goes to the market once per week now, compared to going there every day before

Date Created

February 2, 2021

Language of interview

Lao

Index

Biography 1-2, see also ‘Job’
Border closures/restrictions 13
Changes to daily routine
-Exercise 8
-Hygiene 3, 14
-Mental health 8
-Outings 4-5, 11
-Shopping 7
-Space 7
-Work see ‘Job’
Comparison with other crises 10
Daily life necessities
-Food 7-8, 19
-Hand gel 9
-Masks 9
Description of Covid-19 2-3
Financial impacts of Covid-19 9
Information sources on Covid-19 and related measures 3, 5-6
Job 2
-Work-from-home 7
Positive aspects of Covid-19 18-19
Post Covid-19
-Changes 12
-Continuities 12
-Hopes 18, 20
Psychological impacts
-Stress 4-5
-Uncertainty 6
-Worry 13
Response measures for Covid-19
-Assistance for Covid-19 relief 16-17
-Breaking rules 13
-Contact tracing 16
-Government measures 13-15
-Quarantine 16, 19-20
-Reactions to measures 14-15
Social media 5-6
Vaccines 18

Item sets

Kikeo's Oral History Kikeo's Oral History (translation)