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Cutting aid will increase distrust in Africa’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout

Pendle, Naomi and Diing Akoi, Abraham (2021) Cutting aid will increase distrust in Africa’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout. Africa at LSE (15 Jun 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

The G7 has promised to donate 1 billion Covid vaccine doses by the end of 2021. However, in South Sudan, COVID restrictions, aid cuts and comments by European leaders have shattered trust in public health advice and encouraged vaccine hesitancy. Despite the rhetoric, donating vaccines while cutting aid may prove meaningless.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 23 Aug 2021 10:45
Last Modified: 03 Nov 2021 00:01
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/111077

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