Shifting trust in outbreak control

Kouyaté, S. and Nouvet, E.
Date published
14 Mar 2020
Epidemics & pandemics, Health, Response and recovery

COVID-19 will not spare Africa. Many of the continent’s health systems are severely under-resourced. These are overwhelmed in the face of outbreaks. Political leaders and individuals responsible for the health of Africans have good cause to worry in the face of this new threat. But for the more general population, at least in Guinea, news of COVID-19 is provoking a different sort of reflection as well.