1 Article by: Jonathan Crush

Jonathan Crush is professor at the Balsillie School of International Affairs at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Canada, and a founder of the Southern African Migration Program, the African Food Security Urban Network, and the Hungry Cities Partnership.

The Coronavirus Will Not Spare Africa

African countries haven’t yet borne the brunt of COVID-19. But as the virus migrates into the cities and shacks and towns of Africa, it could spread rapidly — pummeling the continent’s austerity-wracked public health systems.