This recent briefing from the the Institute of Development Studies in partnership with Irish Aid entitled 'Covid-19 Considerations for a public health response' draws upon lessons learned by development actors during previous epidemics. It considers the similarities and differences of the Covid-19 pandemic compared to other recent epidemics, casting a critical eye on the social and public health aspects of the responses.
The briefing is published in OpenDocs, a digital repository of research on international development made availabele by the Institute of Development Studies (IDS). IDS is a global research and learning organisation for equitable and sustainable change. Find out more about IDS at www.ids.ac.uk