Coronavirus in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Certain Economic Disaster, Possible Pandemic

Author
Rina Bassist
Content Type
Commentary and Analysis
Institution
Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies
Abstract
For our latest issue of Ifriqiya, Rina Bassist discusses the immediate economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on sub-Saharan Africa, and raises awareness of the threat of a prolonged crisis both for wealthier countries and for the poorest countries in that region.
Topic
Economy, Crisis Management, Coronavirus, COVID-19
Political Geography
Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa