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Leveraging on Social Capital to Flatten COVID-19 Curve in Eritrea

Community involvement is the hallmark of Eritrea’s fight against COVID-19

In Eritrea, containment measures are managed by the wardens and members of the community holding each other accountable for the common good of the society.

BY UNDP ERITREA

The COVID-19 has so far defied logic by voraciously impacting poor and rich countries with equal measure. But in Eritrea, only 39 infections and zero deaths have been reported so far.

This may be largely due to the country harnessing its social capital, in partnership with UNDP. Continue reading Leveraging on Social Capital to Flatten COVID-19 Curve in Eritrea