World Health Organisation
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COVID-19 is taking heavy toll on Africa’s already fragile healthcare systems. It has also led to increased R&D for creating long-term solutions that could help the continent.
Many Africans have taken to social media to say that they will not take part in COVID-19 vaccine clinical trials following ‘racist’ comments from French researchers. As a result, scientists fear COVID-19 clinical research will be compromised.
For science communicators to be effective, best practice principles need to be applied to the design of messages, the choice of who conveys those messages, and their tone and timing.
In several African cities, overcrowding is rampant in the public transport sector. This is a problem when it comes to trying to stop the spread of COVID-19.