COVID-19 Health Evidence Summary No.10

3rd April 2020
Author: Kerry Millington

This daily COVID-19 Health Evidence Summary is to signpost DFID and other UK government departments to the latest relevant evidence and discourse on COVID-19 to inform and support their response. It is a result of 3 hours of work and is not intended to be a comprehensive summary of evidence. This summary covers seven publications on global coalition to accelerate COVID-19 clinical research in resource-limited settings, inequality as a driver to spread COVID-19, realistic alternatives for COVID-19 response in low-income countries, safeguard research in the time of COVID-19, interim guidance for implementation of NTD programmes by WHO, quantifying SARS-CoV-2 transmission suggests epidemic control with digital contact tracing, and WHO urges countries to ensure the continuity of malaria services in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic . This summary also covers global evidence on tracking COVID-19 cases, online course by LSHTM, and COVID-19 resource hubs that are accessible by the public.

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Suggested Citation

Millington, K.A. (2020). COVID-19 Health Evidence Summary No.10. K4D Evidence Summary. Brighton, UK: Institute of Development Studies.


3rd April 2020


Continent: Africa, Global

Country: United Kingdom