COVID-19 in Africa


Informal traders: a balancing act of survival

Africa’s informal cross-border traders have been hit hard by Covid-19. David Luke, Gerald Masila and Lily Sommer call for five urgent interventions to prevent irreversible damage to this vulnerable community

Africa cannot afford LOCUST-19

As swarms of locusts threaten to destroy crops across East Africa, African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina looks at what can be done to save millions from hunger