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The impact of COVID-19 on the educational sector in eastern DRC

Laudati, Ann and Milabyo Kyamusugulwa, Patrick (2021) The impact of COVID-19 on the educational sector in eastern DRC. Africa at LSE (06 Sep 2021). Blog Entry.

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Patrick Milabyo Kyamusugulwa is Director General of the Bukavu University Medical College, where he leads an institution of 4000 students and 180 staff. In this post he reflects critically on the variable impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the DRC’s education system, the challenges his institution faced in response to government measures, and how these implications are further reflections of the country’s wider structural concerns.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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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
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
Date Deposited: 11 Nov 2021 12:09
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 11:15

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