Adolescents Left Behind Global AIDS Response – Experts
Elisha Arunga Odoyo, a clinical officer within the PMTCT program at the Homabay County Referral Hospital. There is increasing fear that adolescents will be left behind in the efforts to reduce HIV infections. Credit: Joyce Chimbi/IPSBy Joyce ChimbiNairobi, Kenya, Jan 18 2022 (IPS) The ominous warning came in 2019 through an anonymous message on her mobile phone to stay away from a man she met on social media. At 18 years and freshly out of high school, *Nicole Kisi was in a relationship with a 45-year-old businessman. “The message was clear. It said to be careful because of a rumour that the man’s wife died of ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - January 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joyce Chimbi Tags: Africa Development & Aid Featured Gender Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity TerraViva United Nations ​#Health​ #HIV/Aids adolescent girls IPS UN Bureau Source Type: news

Women of Influence: Erandi de Silva, Forge Biologics
This isn't Erandi De Silva's first epidemic. De Silva, co-founder of Grove City's Forge Biologics, grew up in Botswana. She watched as the public health community worked with the government to respond to the AIDS crisis, and she was inspired. On our latest Women of Influence podcast, De Silva talked about that experience, and how she hopes the Covid-19 pandemic can similarly inspire the scientists of the future. Check out the episode to hear more: (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 18, 2022 Category: Health Management Authors: Eleanor Kennedy Source Type: news

Botswana: Botswana President Isolating After Testing Positive for Coronavirus
[VOA] Gaborone, Botswana -- Officials in Botswana on Monday announced President Mokgweetsi Masisi is isolating at his official residence after testing positive for the coronavirus. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 4, 2022 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The scientist in Botswana who identified omicron was saddened by the world's reaction
He and his team were stunned by the number of mutations. They felt they'd made a contribution by alerting the world to a dangerous variant. Then came the travel bans for residents of southern Africa.(Image credit: Leabaneng Natasha Moyo ) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - December 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Melody Schrieber Source Type: news

Pfizer Vaccine Has 23% Efficacy Vs. Omicron in South African Lab Study
A two-shot course of Pfizer Inc.’s vaccine may have just 22.5% efficacy against symptomatic infection with the omicron variant, but can thwart severe disease, according to laboratory experiments in South Africa. Researchers at the Africa Health Research Institute in Durban issued additional data on a small study released earlier this week from which they made an estimate of the efficacy of the vaccine using modeling. The research considered blood plasma samples from 12 participants. Scientists found omicron resulted in about a 41-fold reduction in levels of neutralizing antibodies produced by people who had received ...
Source: TIME: Health - December 11, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Antony Sguazzin/Bloomberg Tags: Uncategorized bloomberg wire COVID-19 Source Type: news

Botswana: Country's Dilemma - To Reveal or Not to Reveal Omicron Origins
[VOA] Gaborone, Botswana -- World health experts are still searching the origins of the omicron variant of the coronavirus. But in Botswana, where the variant was first reported, officials say what matters is that it was discovered, not where it came from. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Botswana: Botswana Gets WHO Award for Mother-to-Child HIV Prevention Milestone
[VOA] Gaborone, Botswana -- The World Health Organization has recognized Botswana for its efforts to prevent the transmission of HIV from expectant mothers to unborn children. Officials say no children born to HIV-positive mothers this year had the virus. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - December 6, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Dealing with uncertainty about the Omicron variant | David Spiegelhalter and Anthony Masters
Caution is sensible when so much is unknownThe race is on to understand the new variant identified by scientists inSouth Africa and Botswana, dubbedOmicron (the next Greek letter was “nu”, but this could have been mistaken for “new”). Fears include greater spread, worse disease or reduced effectiveness of treatments and vaccines.Increased transmission can arise from two factors. First, there is an intrinsic advantage, with a heightened “basic reproduction number” R0; in a susceptible population, that is the average number of people each case infects, although after 20 months of pandemic ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 5, 2021 Category: Science Authors: David Spiegelhalter and Anthony Masters Tags: Coronavirus South Africa Infectious diseases Science World news Source Type: news

Botswana: Botswana Is First Country With Severe HIV Epidemic to Reach Key Milestone in the Elimination of Mother-to-Child HIV Transmission
[WHO-AFRO] Brazzaville, Geneva, Nairobi -- Botswana has become the first high-burden country to be certified for achieving an important milestone on the path to eliminating mother-to-child transmission of HIV by the World Health Organization (WHO). (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - December 3, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

WHO: Most Omicron cases are 'mild' or symptomless and existing vaccines should provide protection
A World Health Organization official said early evidence suggests most people who become infected with the strain, which may have emerged in Botswana, only suffer 'mild' symptoms. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 1, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

South Africa: Covid-19 - South Africa, Botswana Fight Travel Restrictions
[East African] South Africa has said it is being punished for being efficient in detecting new Covid-19 variants, while Botswana claims the Omicron variant was brought into their country by diplomats. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Africa: Southern Africa Should Be Thanked, Not Punished for Detecting New Variant - WHO, UN
[allAfrica] Geneva -- The World Health Organization says that South Africa and Botswana should be thanked for detecting, sequencing, and reporting the new Covid-19 variant, known as Omicron and not penalized. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 30, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Here ’s What COVID-19 Vaccine Makers Are Doing to Fight Omicron
On Nov. 26, the World Health Organization declared Omicron the latest COVID-19 variant of concern, and vaccine makers jumped on the news. Moderna quickly announced that it was developing an Omicron-specific vaccine, while continuing to study both a higher dose of its currently authorized shot, and a combination vaccine that protects against one of the previous SARS-CoV-2 variants. BioNTech, which developed its vaccine with pharmaceutical giant Pfizer, began studying whether its existing two-dose shot continues to protect against Omicron, and a company spokesperson said those results could be available in about two weeks. I...
Source: TIME: Health - November 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

Quarantine arrangements for exempt nurses arriving from overseas, DHSC (updated 28th November 2021)
What NHS trusts must do to provide managed quarantine accommodation for nurses arriving in England to work for the NHS if they've passed through red-list countries. 28 November 2021Added content about changes to restrictions as a result of the SARS-COV-2 OMCIRON variant. Four more countries have been added to the red list. 26 November 2021Added content explaining that South Africa, Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia and Zimbabwe moved onto the red list at midday on Friday 26 November. A temporary flight ban is now in place and all travellers who have been in these countries must quarantine and take tests. (Source: Cu...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Valneva vaccines cancelled by UK just TWO MONTHS ago could be key to beating Omicron strain
Jabs produced by French firm Valneva could have an advantage over the 'monster' Botswana strain, experts have suggested. The UK cancelled a 100 million dose contract with the supplier in September. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Early action against Omicron is imperative to avoid devastating consequences | Ewan Birney
Scientists have sprung into action to identify the new Covid variant. We don ’t yet know if it is a major threat - but we should not take any chancesCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIt wasonly a matter of time before a new Sars-CoV-2 variant of concern emerged, requiring an urgent global response. It would seem thatthe Omicron variant, identified by scientists across Africa, including the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), poses the next major threat in the course of the pandemic. Early evidence from their genomic surveillance suggests that this new variant isa serio...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 27, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Ewan Birney Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Science World news Medical research Microbiology Source Type: news

Biden to restrict travel from South Africa and 7 other countries
Acting on advice from Dr. Anthony Fauci and the CDC, the Biden administration will restrict travel from South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Lesotho, Eswatini, Mozambique and... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 27, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kenya: Kenya On High Alert As New Coronavirus Variant Emerges
[VOA] Nairobi -- Kenya has not banned travel to southern Africa but its Ministry of Health says it will carefully screen people arriving from South Africa, Botswana, and Hong Kong for the new COVID variant discovered in South Africa. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 27, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Covid super-mutant fears spread across Europe: Belgium has two confirmed cases
Restrictions will apply to Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe, European Commission spokesperson Eric Mamer said. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Botswana Covid variant has twice as many mutations as Delta - what we know so far
Scientists believe that its extensive mutations mean it must have originated in a severely immunocompromised patient, possibly an undiagnosed person with AIDS. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What We Know So Far About the New Variant of COVID-19 Raising Alarms Globally
A new variant of SARS-CoV-2 first reported in South Africa is raising alarms for health officials around the world, leading to fresh travel restrictions amid fears it could be resistant to existing vaccines. Researchers in South Africa conducting genetic analysis of COVID-19 virus cases determined that a new variant, B.1.1.529, had been found in cases in South Africa, Botswana, and a traveler who had traveled from South Africa to Hong Kong, the country’s health minister announced on Nov. 25. The following day, Belgian health officials reported the first case of the new variant discovered in Europe. That same day, the...
Source: TIME: Health - November 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Failure to share Covid vaccines ‘coming back to haunt us’, says Gordon Brown
Ex-PM says world was ‘forewarned’ of dangers of failing to vaccinate poorer countries amid rise of new variant‘New variant is no surprise when rich countries are hoarding vaccines’Coronavirus – latest updatesThe failure of wealthy nations to get vaccines to the developing world is “coming back to haunt us”, Gordon Brown has warned, as experts said the emergence of variants such as B.1.1.529 could have been avoided if jabs had been more fairly distributed.Writing in the Guardian, the Labour former prime minister said the world had been “forewarned” that a lack of vaccine...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 26, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis and Rowena Mason Tags: Coronavirus Vaccines and immunisation South Africa Botswana World news Gordon Brown Health Politics Society UK news Infectious diseases Science Aid Health policy Source Type: news

Passengers on last flights from South Africa before ban say there were 'no additional precautions'
Health Secretary Sajid Javid has announced that flights from South Africa - as well as  Namibia, Lesotho, Botswana, Eswatini and Zimbabwe - will be suspended from midday today. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Botswana: Botswana Records Four New Covid-19 Variant Cases
[East African] Botswana has recorded four cases of the new Covid-19 variant now known as B.1.1.529, the country ´s presidential Covid-19 Task Force announced Thursday in a statement. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 26, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Botswana variant symptoms: B.1.1.529 differences explained - what are the symptoms?
A COVID variant first discovered in Botswana has triggered international concern as scientists scramble to fend off the "most worrying" discovery. What are the symptoms of the new Covid variant? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists Concerned About New COVID-19 Variant Detected in South Africa With High Number of Mutations
(JOHANNESBURG) — A new coronavirus variant has been detected in South Africa that scientists say is a concern because of its high number of mutations and rapid spread among young people in Gauteng, the country’s most populous province, Health Minister Joe Phaahla announced Thursday. The coronavirus evolves as it spreads and many new variants, including those with worrying mutations, often just die out. Scientists monitor for possible changes that could be more transmissible or deadly, but sorting out whether new variants will have a public health impact can take time. South Africa has seen a dramatic rise in ne...
Source: TIME: Health - November 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Andrew Meldrum and Mogomotsi Magome/AP Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 overnight wire Source Type: news

Explainer: What is this new COVID variant in South Africa?
It's unclear from where the new variant actually arose, but it was first detected by scientists in South Africa and has also been seen in travelers to Hong Kong and Botswana. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - November 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘The virus is always searching for its next move’: why science is alert to new variants
Botswana offshoot is latest to be detected as scientists anticipate one that could replace dominant Delta strain (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - November 25, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

What do we know about the new ‘worst ever’ Covid variant?
UK places South Africa on red travel list over B.1.1.529 variant picked up by scientists in countrySouth Africa to be put on England ’s travel red listSee all our coronavirus coverageWhat is the new variant and why is it a concern?Scientists have detected a new Covid-19 variant called B.1.1.529 and are working to understand its potential implications. About 50 confirmed cases have been identified in South Africa, Hong Kong and Botswana.B.1.1.529 has a very unusual constellation of mutations, which are worrying because they could help it evade the body ’s immune response and make it more transmissible, scientist...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 25, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Andrew Gregory and Tom Ambrose Tags: Coronavirus Infectious diseases Science World news South Africa Travel Source Type: news

Israel labels 7 African countries ‘red’ as new variant stokes worry
South Africa, Lesotho, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Namibia, and Eswatini added to list of countries from which foreigners are barred entry #southafrica #eswatini #lesotho #foreigners #variantstokes (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'More infectious and vaccine resistant' Botswana Covid variant is driving South African surge
Fears are mounting that a new Covid variant believed to have emerged in Botswana is driving a surge in cases in neighbouring South Africa. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New COVID variant concerns South African scientists
The variant has so far been found in Botswana, South Africa and Hong Kong — in a traveler. #hongkong #southafrican (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

WHO Investigates New Covid Variant Circulating in South Africa, Botswana
#southafrica #covidvariantcirculating (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 25, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Botswana variant with 32 'horrific' mutations is the most evolved Covid strain EVER
Only 10 cases of the strain, which could be named 'Nu', have been detected so far but it has been spotted in Botswana, South Africa and Hong Kong, suggesting it's more widespread. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A new mineral, named davemaoite, came from deep inside Earth
A rare mineral from the Earth's lower mantle has been discovered inside a diamond from Botswana. The find provides a window into deep-Earth chemistry. (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - November 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Southern Africa: Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia Launch HIV Prevention Programme for Young Women and Girls
[The Herald] Zimbabwe, Namibia and Botswana have launched a regional programme that seeks to reduce the prevalence of HIV among adolescents, girls and young women in three districts across the SADC countries. (Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs)
Source: AllAfrica News: HIV-Aids and STDs - November 15, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Botswana: Alcohol Industry Cautious As Night Spots Prepare to Open
[VOA] Gaborone, Botswana -- Botswana is set to emerge this week from an 18-month state of emergency that will remove the president's emergency powers and end pandemic restrictions on trade and gatherings. While many shops, bars, and restaurants want to get back to normal, some in Botswana's alcohol industry say it's too soon to lift restrictions on night spots. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - September 28, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

COVID-19 Recovery Requires Justice Beyond Rhetoric
Credit: Global Policy ForumBy Jens MartensBONN, Germany, Sep 16 2021 (IPS) Policy responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic crisis have exacerbated rather than reduced global inequalities. On the one hand, the net wealth of billionaires has risen to record levels since the outbreak of the pandemic (increasing by more than US$ 5 trillion to US$ 13.1 trillion from 2020 to 2021), on the other hand, the number of people living in extreme poverty has also increased massively (by approx. 100 million to 732 million in 2020). These contrasts alone show that something is fundamentally wrong in the world. In respon...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jens Martens Tags: Civil Society Economy & Trade Education Gender Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Women & Economy Source Type: news

Allow Least Developed Countries to Develop
By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 31 2021 (IPS) The pandemic is pushing back the world’s poorest countries with the least means to finance economic recovery and contagion containment efforts. Without international solidarity, economic gaps will grow again as COVID-19 threatens humanity for years to come. Least developed While bringing some concessions, the ‘least developed countries’ (LDCs) designation – introduced five decades ago – has not generated changes needed to accelerate sustainable development for all. Anis ChowdhuryThe United Nations (UN) Genera...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: COVID-19 Development & Aid Economy & Trade Global Headlines Health Humanitarian Emergencies Sustainability TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment Source Type: news

Botswana: Botswana Assures Unauthorized Immigrants of Covid-19 Vaccinations
[VOA] Gabarone, Botswana -- The Botswana government has sought to assure thousands of undocumented immigrants they will not be left out of the country's COVID-19 vaccination program. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 29, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Botswana: Learning From Botswana's Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout
[WHO-AFRO] Africa's largest-ever vaccination drive is well underway.52 African countries are rolling out COVID-19 vaccines and over 73 million doses have been administered on the continent. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 20, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Botswana: Govt Tightens Covid-19 Restrictions Amid Rising Death Toll
[VOA] Gaborone -- Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi, whose country has one of the world's highest COVID-19 infection rates per capita, has announced new COVID-19 restrictions, including extension of a nighttime curfew and postponement of the reopening of schools. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 15, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Navigating the drinking self: a qualitative study of beer consumption among the working-poor in Botswana - Sebeelo T, Belgrave L.
Alcohol consumption studies in sub-Saharan Africa have largely focused on social control and regulatory mechanisms in specific settings without particular reference to how drinkers negotiate and navigate their drinking selves. Existing studies do not gi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 11, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Botswana: Get Vaccines Now, People Are Dying
[The Patriot] ... Phikwe West MP, Dithapelo Keorapetse (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 10, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Botswana: Botswana Announces the Arrival of the Johnson and Johnson Vaccine
[The Patriot] The Ministry of Health and Wellness wishes to inform members of the public that Botswana will receive 108 000 doses of its first ever consignment of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine on 12 August 2021. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 9, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Kansas guidelines require Garth Brooks concertgoers to quarantine
Attendees of Saturday ’s sold-out Garth Brooks concert at Arrowhead Stadium — at least those from Kansas — could be in for a few days of quarantine. The concert by the country superstar attracted more than 70,000, despite a rise in Covid-19 cases locally and nationally due to the Delta variant. That easily puts a trip to the concert in league with trips Botswana, the United Kingdom or Columbia, according to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment — and concertgoers subject to quarantine. The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - August 9, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Brian Kaberline Source Type: news

Kansas guidelines require Garth Brooks concertgoers to quarantine
Attendees of Saturday ’s sold-out Garth Brooks concert at Arrowhead Stadium — at least those from Kansas — could be in for a few days of quarantine. The concert by the country superstar attracted more than 70,000, despite a rise in Covid-19 cases locally and nationally due to the Delta variant. That easily puts a trip to the concert in league with trips Botswana, the United Kingdom or Columbia, according to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment — and concertgoers subject to quarantine. The… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - August 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Brian Kaberline Source Type: news

Botswana: Health Ministry Dithers While Batswana Die
[The Patriot] The Ministry of Health and Wellness has conceded that the Private Practice Licensing Committee has not been able to meet for many months and blames this anomaly on COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 6, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Central Banks Must Address Pandemic Challenges
By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 3 2021 (IPS) Hopes for an inclusive global economic recovery are fast fading. As rich countries have done little to ensure poor countries’ access to vaccines and fiscal resources, North-South “fault lines” will certainly widen. Enhancing relief, recovery, transformation While the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised rich countries’ recovery prospects upward, the United Nations (UN) notes formidable challenges, especially for developing countries, due to the pandemic. Anis ChowdhuryThe UN warns of more setbacks for the S...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 3, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame Sundaram Tags: COVID-19 Development & Aid Economy & Trade Financial Crisis Global Green Economy Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Botswana: Covid-19 and New Directions in Corporate Botswana Social Spend
[The Patriot] 'Clearly, the time has come for social spend to be approached in ways that are smarter and more sustainable, delivering long-term positive Impact' (Zim, 2018) (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news