Africa's Experience with COVID-19

May 17, 2021

Stephanie Salyer of Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention discusses Africa's experience with COVID-19 on the International Horizons podcast.

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Researchers at the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently analyzed Africa's "second wave" of COVID-19 in The Lancet.  How does the situation in Africa look in comparison to the situations elsewhere?  How are the continent's various countries faring in their struggles with the coronavirus?

Stephanie Salyer of the Africa CDC talks to Ralph Bunche Institute Director John Torpey about the trajectory of the virus since the start of the pandemic, efforts to produce vaccines within the countries of the African Union, and other unique challenges facing Africa in its battle against the coronavirus.

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