The evolving role of tech during the COVID-19 pandemic

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The role of tech in education, health, e-commerce and other sectors has been crucial during lockdowns around the world. The COVID-19 crisis is likely to accelerate the use of digital technologies in many spheres of our life. Although the full extent of the COVID-19 pandemic is not yet known, it has already become a catalyst for […]

The Future of Education – during and after COVID-19

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The upcoming Africa Dialogues webinar on 8 October will focus on the impact of COVID-19 on education across the continent. Dalberg Advisors and Amref Health Africa will host Prof. Aiah Gbakima (Minister of Technical and Higher Education, Sierra Leone), Dr. James Mwangi (Group Managing Director and CEO, Equity Group Holdings Plc.), Uzodinma Iweala (CEO, The Africa Center) and Amini Kajunju (Executive Director, IUGB Foundation) to discuss the implications of the disruption in education for African youth due to COVID-19 and what must be done to address these implications, both during and after the pandemic.

The Intersections of health, social and economic recovery

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The COVID-19 pandemic has affected all facets of life, altering the fabric of society and forcing us to reevaluate how we live, work, learn and interact. Almost two years since the first COVID-19 case was reported, its socio-economic impact continues to be felt across the continent, which is still reeling from the effects of school […]