USING DATA TO FIND A BALANCE

African Union (AU) Member States responded quickly to COVID-19 with public health and social measures (PHSMs)—the most effective tools for
combating a rapidly spreading infectious disease in the absence of effective treatments or vaccines— and this has given them an early advantage in
suppressing the virus. But humankind’s struggle with the microbe will be a marathon, not a sprint, and AU Member States are facing a crisis that will
continue to unfold over many months.

USING DATA TO FIND A BALANCE