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The impact of COVID-19 has been lower in Africa. We explore the reasons

International efforts should prioritise equitable access to vaccines. Immanuel A.Afolabi/Majority World/Universal Images Group via Getty Images Alex Ezeh, Drexel University; Michael Silverman, Western University, and Saverio Stranges, Western University There’s been an increase in COVID-19 deaths across Africa since mid-July 2021. But the impact of the pandemic in sub-Saharan Africa remains markedly lower compared to the Americas, Europe and Asia. …

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