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Responding to COVID-19 in Africa: Using data to find a balance – Part III Calls to Action

This report distills key insights from The Partnership for Evidence-Based Response to COVID-19 (PERC)’s third survey conducted in February 2021
Partnership for Evidence-Based Response to COVID-19 (PERC)
2021
UNICEF/UN0446541
Case Studies

COVID-19 school closures in the DRC: impact on the health, protection and education of children and youth fr

This report presents an analysis of the impact of school closures as a COVID-19 response measure in the DRC, and is intended to inform evidence-based programming to mitigate the short- and long-term consequences to health, protection, and education of children…
The Cellule d'Analyse en Sciences Sociales (CASS)
2021
UNICEF/UN0446661
Evidence Reviews

Data Synthesis: COVID-19 Vaccine Perceptions in Africa: Social and Behavioural Science Data, March 2020 – March 2021 fr

This synthesis brings together data related to public perceptions about COVID-19 vaccines collected in 22 countries in Africa
SSHAP
2021
SSHAP Fellows
news

Meet the new SSHAP Fellows

Meet the new SSHAP fellows from East Africa, West Africa, Southern Africa and Asia. The fellows will have the benefit…
28th April 2021
European Union/ECHO/Jean-Louis Mosser

Spillover or endemic? Reconsidering the origins of Ebola virus disease outbreaks by revisiting local accounts in light of new evidence from Guinea

New research has found that the 2021 outbreak of EVD in Guinea originated in viral resurgence of a persistently infected survivor of the 2013–2016 epidemic
BMJ Publishing Group
2021
UNICEF/UN0431572

One size does not fit all: adapt and localise for effective, proportionate and equitable responses to COVID-19 in Africa

A critical part of adaptation and proportionality is a localisation of response that builds on people’s own inventiveness and the knowledge and experience of local organisations.
BMJ Publishing Group
2021
UNICEF/UNI388944
blog

Strengthening responses to epidemics

19th April 2021
Integrating social science perspectives into emergency preparedness and response is becoming proven and accepted practice due to the work of…
Evidence Reviews

Lessons Learned from 2014–2016 Ebola Outbreak in Guinea: A Review of RCCE Related Publications fr

A review of 46 published reports of Ebola-related activities undertaken during the 2013–2016 outbreak in Guinea
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
2021
UNICEF/UNI181856/Claude-Adrien de Mun
Briefings

Key Considerations: 2021 Outbreak of Ebola in Guinea, the Context of N’Zérékoré fr

Key considerations about the social, political and economic context shaping the outbreak of Ebola in the N’Zérékoré prefecture, Guinea.
SSHAP
2021
Briefings

Ebola in West Africa: Impact on Health

The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa is by far the largest ever recorded, and already numbers more cases than all past Ebola epidemics combined. This Briefing outlines the overall impact on health.
ACAPS
2014
Briefings

Ebola in West Africa: Protection and Security

The lack of a prompt, robust, and efficient response to Ebola from the international community contributes to lack of trust in governments and exacerbates social tensions, increasing the possibility of profound unrest in these fragile countries.
ACAPS
2014
Briefings

Ebola in West Africa: Potential Impact on Food Security

A multidimensional and multi-sector approach is required to contain the outbreak of Ebola while safeguarding against a long-term food security crisis. 
ACAPS
2014
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