By David Pryce Recent official South African medical reports and countrywide COVID data have indicated that since early November, when omicron was
Scientists are working around the clock to get a better understanding of the Omicron variant. Around the world countries have imposed travel
South Africa’s openness helps the world’s pandemic response. The Global North’s rejection of WHO advice in imposing travel bans endangers it.
The new coronavirus variant seems highly transmissible, but the big question is whether it causes severe disease. Either way, poorer nations will
Before COVID-19 came along, tuberculosis (TB) was a primary focus of health authorities in sub-Saharan Africa. In 2019, approximately 1.4 million people were diagnosed
WHO director Tedros Ghebreyesus says developing countries need more vaccines urgently in order to respond to virus mutations
Twenty years ago in South Africa people were dying unable to access expensive antiretrovirals. The creation of the Global Fund was gamechanging