Andrea Butcher is a postdoctoral researcher in sociology at the University of Helsinki. Her recent research examines the socioeconomic, institutional and infrastructural dimensions of antimicrobial resistance in South Asia and West Africa.
Lukuaika: 8 min.
The coronavirus pandemic has showed that the Global North is a lot more vulnerable for pandemics than was previously thought. Preparedness is only one factor in how a country fares during a pandemic. Successful responses depend on local circumstances influenced by political economies and cultures. [Lue lisää]