Africa: How Continent's Scientific Research Capabilities Are Helping Fight COVID-19
Thursday, 9 April 2020 [The Conversation Africa] Africa's preparedness for containing the spread of COVID-19 is determined by several factors. So far the focus has been on Africa's weak health systems. But the region's growing scientific competence in virology, genomics and cross-sectoral collaborations to perform research that will inform containment policies matter just as much. And they have been largely ignored.
U.N. Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) said on Friday that at least 300,000 Africans would die due to the pandemic and tens of millions were at risk of being pushed into extreme poverty. Colette..
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