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Bildet kan inneholde: mennesker, tilpasning, samfunnet, barn, vann.
Publisert 28. apr. 2020 15:11

Selv om Covid-19 ennå ikke har fått ordentlig tak i Sør-Asia vil konsekvensene bli store, viser en ny rapport fra Verdensbanken. I India ser krisen ut til å avdekke et land fortsatt preget av fattigdom og mangelfullt helsevesen.

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Published Apr. 3, 2020 10:37 AM

'Critical junctures' are the scandals, crises or conflicts that can throw the status quo and power relations into the air, opening the door to previously unthinkable reforms. In Plagues and the Paradox of Progress, Thomas Bolloky argues that such events include health shocks: 'Encounters with infectious disease have played a key role in the evolution of cities, the expansion of trade routes, the conduct of war and participation in pilgrimages'.