During epidemics, the measures taken to protect populations and to keep health systems afloat leave women and girls vulnerable to violence.
COVID-19 is having a significant impact on the health, economic and social status of slum dwellers.
After a slow start, production has been ramped up
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Wearing masks is being introduced in conjunction with maintaining a physical distance of at least 1.5 metres and following hygiene measures such as hand washing.
We debunk nonsense being spread about the pandemic.
Now more than ever, leaders should remember the benefits of freedom of movement and regional integration.
As Nigeria battles COVID-19, systemic corruption and a low level of accountability in the health sector may undermine efforts to halt the devastating effect of the virus.
Hundreds of psychologists and psychiatrists are volunteering to offer support