France, Bordeaux

COVID-19 in Africa: Health, Economic and Political Challenges

online course
when 22 June 2020 - 26 June 2020
language English
duration 1 week
fee EUR 120

This online Bordeaux Summer School is open to graduate and doctoral students as well as professionals interested in the multidisciplinary issues raised by the COVID-19 epidemic in Africa, and it’s immediate and potential consequences for the continent.

Course aim

Course content (delivered remotely) will provide participants with a scientific background on the SARS-Cov-2 infection and the COVID-19 disease in Africa, as well as insight into how the response to the epidemic has been defined and implemented, knowledge on the conduct of COVID-19 clinical trials, knowledge on food security and the impact of COVID-19 on the agricultural sector in Africa, critical thinking around social inequalities as causes or consequences of the epidemic and insight into the political governance of the crisis.

Fee info

EUR 120: 120€ per participant incl. VAT.