Editorial, Opinion Pieces Discuss Various Aspects Of COVID-19 Pandemic, Including Africa’s Response, Environmental Lessons, Vaccine Cooperation

Financial Times: Africa needs more help with its pandemic response
Editorial Board (7/27).

Forbes: Five Environmental Lessons Coronavirus Could Teach Humanity, If Humanity Would Listen
Jeff McMahon, senior contributor at Forbes (7/26).

Foreign Affairs: The Tragedy of Vaccine Nationalism
Thomas J. Bollyky, director of the Global Health Program at the Council on Foreign Relations, and Chad P. Bown, Reginald Jones senior fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics (7/27).

New York Times: Italy Is Slowly Waking From the Nightmare
Beppe Severgnini, editorial writer and editor at Corriere della Sera (7/27).

Wall Street Journal: Covid Shows the Need for a Diagnostic Stockpile
Scott Gottlieb, resident fellow at AEI and partner at New Enterprise Associates, and Mark McClellan, director of the Robert J. Margolis Center for Health Policy and Margolis professor of business, medicine and health policy at Duke University (7/26).

Washington Post: Sputnik set off the Space Age. This virus can spark the Health Age
Regina E. Dugan, chief executive of Wellcome Leap (7/26).

Washington Post: Kenya’s government is abandoning its citizens in the face of disaster
Patrick Gathara, Global Opinions contributing columnist at the Washington Post (7/25).

Washington Post: A covid-19 vaccine can ensure better outcomes for communities of color. Let’s work to earn their trust
Bisola O. Ojikutu, infectious disease physician at Brigham and Women’s and Massachusetts General Hospitals and director of the community-engaged research program at Harvard’s Center for AIDS Research; Julie H. Levison, infectious disease physician at Massachusetts General Hospital and co-director of the community research program at its Chelsea HealthCare Center; and Kathryn E. Stephenson, infectious disease physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and director of the clinical trials unit in the Center for Virology and Vaccine Research (7/26).

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