“Shaping the Post-COVID World Together” is a series of reports exploring the possible impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on globalization and multilateralism—and charting a path to a safer and more cooperative world. This page collects series entries about Sub-Saharan Africa.
Atlantic Council Strategy Paper SeriesJul 7, 2020
By Mathew Burrows, Peter Engelke
The lack of robust public health systems and manufacturing basis plus rapid urbanization point to particular difficulties in weathering the COVID-19 pandemic in Sub-Saharan Africa. The continent's recovery will be shaped by US, Chinese and European engagement.