Mitigating the Socio-economic impacts of physical distancing in African countries

What are the health and Socio-economic impacts of physical distancing in African countries and how can they be mitigated?

This work reviews the health and Socio-economic effects of physical distancing restrictions in Africa and recommends that African countries need to consider the broader net benefit of measures that they choose to implement and to adapt and localize their response to align with the contextual realities of the continent, and to optimize expected benefits of physical distancing, while minimizing the undesired impacts.

Rapid Review of Physical Distancing in Africa – Policy Brief

Rapid Review of Physical Distancing in Africa – Full Report