‘We’re just trying to survive’: what Africa risks from a new Covid wave


Sumary of ‘We’re just trying to survive’: what Africa risks from a new Covid wave:

  • These are countries with very limited social safety nets, already very high levels of debt and … very little resources to respond to a crisis of this magnitude,”.
  • The World Health Organization said last month that Africa had given fewer than 2% of vaccinations administered globally and was being left behind..
  • The continent vaccine rollout is hindered by the crisis in India, as the bulk of the vaccines supplied so far to Africa via the global vaccine-sharing facility Covax have been AstraZeneca shots manufactured there..
  • Analysis by the Pew Research Center found that the recession caused by Covid has pushed 131 million people into poverty across the world….

Want to know more click here go to source.

From -
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content

Site Language

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.