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To beat COVID-19 in Africa, we must find a balance

When Ebola exploded in West Africa in 2015, communities across Africa worked together to contain the disease and learned firsthand the importance of acting early. Although they faced myriad challenges, governments and their partners were able to form an organized effort to successfully contain the virus.

Rendering of the 2019-nCoV virion. Dan Higgins, MAM/CDC/REUTERS

Ventures May 11, 2020

When Ebola exploded in West Africa in 2015, communities across Africa worked together to contain the disease and learned firsthand the importance of acting early. Although they faced myriad challenges, governments and their partners were able to form an organized effort to successfully contain the virus.