Vaccine fears mean world risks falling short of COVID immunity levels – study.
South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa says the raging COVID-19 pandemic is the nation’s gravest crisis in history.
COVID-19 could increase the deaths of pregnant women and young children in Africa by ten to 50 per cent.
SciDev.Net looks ahead to the spectre of the next global pandemic — where will it come from, what form will it take and how might it be avoided?
WHO Africa disagrees with Tanzanian president’s claim that the country’s COVID-19 test kits are not valid.
Africa’s COVID-19 R&D priorities show a need to focus on key populations including patients with HIV.
Africa’s fragile health system seems not ready to handle mental health issues resulting from COVID-19.
To prevent COVID-19-induced calamities, Africa needs to have inclusive food systems, says a report.
New coalition to boost capacity of low-resource countries to conduct COVID-19 research.
COVID-19 could make Africa struggle to achieve SDGs such as health, inequalities and economic growth.
Africa needs urgent actions to ensure that its weak public transport does not fuel COVID-19 spread.
To win the war against COVID-19, timely, balanced and factual information is critical, writes Elizabeth Ntonjira.
Societal social protection structures may make Africa elderly less vulnerable to COVID-19 pandemic.
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