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Responding to COVID-19 in Africa: Using Data to Find a Balance
May 12, 2020
New Report! Partnership for Evidence-Based Response to COVID-19 (PERC), a public-private partnership, supports evidence-based measures to reduce the impact of COVID-19 on African Union Member States.
COVID-19 Contact Tracing Playbook
May 11, 2020
This playbook aims to provide clear and actionable technical guidance and tools for U.S. health departments to rapidly set up and implement contact tracing to support COVID-19 containment.
May 23–29 2020
June 2, 2020
Our weekly science review is a snapshot of the new and emerging scientific evidence related to COVID-19.
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Testing and test data, what it can and cannot tell us
June 2, 2020
Testing is an essential component of a comprehensive response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and there are several factors that should be considered in order to implement and monitor a successful testing strategy.
Estimated impact of COVID-19 on life expectancy in New York City
May 19, 2020
New York City and the surrounding metropolitan area have seen the largest COVID-19 outbreak in the world. As of May 14, there have been more than 180,000 diagnosed cases in New York City alone.
COVID-19 in Africa
May 14, 2020
The coronavirus is an unprecedented global threat, including for Africa. But if governments and communities act swiftly, we can save lives, protect health care workers, and reduce economic harm. This video highlights critical actions to take.
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In the Press
Vox • May 27, 2020
As we hit a gruesome milestone — 100,000 reported deaths from the novel coronavirus in the United States — we must focus on the single most important part of the response: saving the most lives.