OP-ED | Africa’s COVID-19 budget crunch, By Biniam Bedasso and Neil Cole

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      The coronavirus will challenge African economies already saddled with debt, shrinking budget revenue, and compromised health systems. A continent-wide approach that applies lessons learned in Liberia during the Ebola outbreak … Read More



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OP-ED | Africa needs debt relief to fight COVID-19, By Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Brahima Coulibaly

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      Combating COVID-19 is more challenging in Africa than in other parts of the world. But a two-year moratorium on all external-debt repayments would at least give governments there the fiscal … Read More



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