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Does Africa have the toolkit to combat the next zoonotic pandemic?

Elton, Linzy, Tembo, John, Simulundu, Edgar, Haider, Najmul, Kock, Richard, McHugh, Timothy and Zumla, Alimuddin (2022) Does Africa have the toolkit to combat the next zoonotic pandemic? Africa at LSE (11 May 2022). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

The emergence of new zoonotic diseases remains virtually impossible to predict, but exposure to wildlife, abundant animal populations and the increasing destruction of natural habitats make them certain. Should a zoonotic outbreak emerge in Africa with pandemic potential, what are the continent’s strategies to prepare itself and the world? The first post in a new series explores the networks strengthening communication and trust between governments, local communities, health workers and scientists.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/africaatlse/
Additional Information: © 2022 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2022 10:48
Last Modified: 06 Sep 2022 10:48
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/116197

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