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COVID-19 impact on agriculture: assessment of recovery effortsThursday, July 23, 2020 > 11:50:41
At a time when Africa’s COVID-19 caseload was at over 300,000 cases and close to 10,000 deaths, governments introduced several containment measures like lockdowns and border closures to prevent further spread.
The virus and accompanying restrictions have greatly impacted livelihoods and businesses in both the government and private sector. Sectors like transport, travel and tourism have been badly hit by border closures and restrictions on movement.
This article specifically explores the impact on agriculture and looks at how Africa’s development partners are supporting efforts to help individuals and enterprises recover.
Read full article here
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