A shot in the arm for the COVID-19 vaccine: can the private sector be a critical ally and why strong governance is the key?
Authors: David Clarke, Anna Cocozza, Shalini Desai, Barbara O'Hanlon, Aurélie Paviza, Samir Sodha
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Bridging the Digital Divide: Early Reflections in Scaling Up Telemedicine in the Philippines During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Telemedicine has been in the Philippines for more than a decade already, but the uncertain regulatory environment has in many ways inhibited its growth. The authors reflect on the early lessons from the implementation of a telemedicine sandbox to address the challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sebastian van Gilst
Health Systems Governance, Essential Public Health Functions and the COVID-19 Pandemic
Building the Reset
The Sophia Plan: A citizen-led proposal for a post-pandemic reset in Belgium
The Resilience Management Group, made up of scientists and entrepreneurs of ecological transition, tried to transform the Covid-19 crisis in Belgium into an opportunity of resetting the economy on more sustainable, fair, and resilient grounds. This blog retraces their process from the initial observations to the hurdles faced in trying to influence policy-making.
The COVID19 pandemic and the private sector
By Mark Hellowell, Aurelie Paviza, Yvonne Okafor and David Clarke