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The rich countries that developed Covax have actively undermined it

Watkins, Kevin (2021) The rich countries that developed Covax have actively undermined it. Africa at LSE (30 Nov 2021). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

It is far too early to assess the scale of the threat posed by Omicron. But it is not too early to assess the international response to the crisis, says Kevin Watkins, Visiting Professor at the LSE Firoz Lalji Institute for Africa. If the endeavour of scientists has given the world the means to contain the epidemic through vaccinations, the abject failure of G7 and G20 political leaders to equitably share its benefits is surely the defining hallmark of the pandemic.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/
Additional Information: © 2021 The Author
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: 18 Jan 2022 10:21
Last Modified: 18 Jan 2022 10:21
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/113012

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