Think Tanks et al

Think Tanks et al

Brookings
http://www.brookings.edu/
Accessed 14 Mar 2020
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Center for Global Development [to 14 Mar 2020]
http://www.cgdev.org/page/press-center
Selected Publications, News and Events
March 10, 2020
How Can We Prepare for Coronavirus? Learn from Liberia’s Experience with Ebola
It was bound to happen: the Covid-19 strain of the coronavirus has come to sub-Saharan Africa. Based on our experiences fighting Ebola in Liberia, here’s what African countries need to do now.
W. Gyude Moore and Tolbert Nyenswah

March 10, 2020
The Call for a Global Health Security Challenge Fund
As global health and international finance organizations respond to the evolving COVID-19 outbreak, it is time to create stronger incentives for pandemic preparedness in low- and middle-income countries. Together with colleagues from the Nuclear Threat Initiative, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and Georgetown University, Amanda Glassman has developed a proposal for a Global Health Security Challenge Fund as part of package of actions to be taken at the upcoming G7 meeting in June 2020 at Camp David.
Amanda Glassman

 

CSIS
https://www.csis.org/
Accessed 14 Mar 2020
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Council on Foreign Relations
http://www.cfr.org/
Accessed 14 Mar 2020
March 12, 2020
Public Health Threats and Pandemics
The World Health Organization
Since its postwar founding, the UN agency has garnered both praise and criticism for its response to international public health crises, including a new coronavirus pandemic in early 2020.
Backgrounder by CFR.org Editors

 

Kaiser Family Foundation
https://www.kff.org/search/?post_type=press-release
Accessed 14 Mar 2020
March 13, 2020 News Release
About 4 in 10 Adults in the U.S. Are At Greater Risk of Developing Serious Illness if Infected with Coronavirus, Due to Age or Underlying Health Conditions 
Based on current understanding of risk, forty-one percent of adults ages 18 and older in the U.S. have a higher risk of developing more serious illness if they become infected with the virus that causes COVID-19, because they are older or have serious underlying health conditions, or both, according to…