Health

Three Vaccine Assumptions for 2021

As COVID-19 vaccination programmes scale up globally, policymakers need to incorporate three realistic assumptions into their immunization plans: delays are inevitable, inequality will increase, and vaccine procurement could be a proxy for geopolitics.

Women Scientists at Forefront of COVID-19 Research

To mark the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, two UNU PhD fellows discuss their research on the impacts of COVID-19 in Africa and offer thoughts on the vital importance of female representation in science.