How’s West Africa doing? Covid-19 tests region’s resilience

What has West Africa learned since the Ebola pandemic? When is the right time to facilitate locking? What are the conditions for the organization of elections during the current crisis? As pressure mounts to reopen the economy, François Picard’s panel examines the health challenges for a region that is showing both resilience and clear signs that it should not rely on the outside world to repair sectors weak public health or – in the case of Sahel – more external aid in the fight against radical insurgencies.