Daily Archives: October 4, 2020

SADC Member States step up efforts to mitigate impact of COVID-19

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Executive Secretary, Her Excellency, Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax, has said the region has stepped up efforts to address the impact of COVID-19 on Member States’ health delivery systems, the business environment and to mitigate the impact on their economies and socio-economic environments. COVID-19 has brought multiple challenges to the

Global Humanitarian Response Plan COVID-19 Progress Report: Third Edition, 30 September 2020

As this report is issued, more than 33 million people worldwide have been infected with COVID-19 and one million have died. Some 11.8 million cases and 409 thousand deaths have been confirmed in the 63 countries covered in the COVID-19 Global Humanitarian Response Plan (GHRP). However, the raw data should be treated with caution. There