Africa: WHO in Africa Holds First ‘Hackathon’ for COVID-19

[WHO] Brazzaville -The World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Africa hosted its first virtual 'hackathon' bringing together 100 leading innovators from across sub-Saharan Africa in a bid to pioneer creative local solutions to the COVID-19 pandemic and address critical gaps in the regional response. As COVID-19 spreads rapidly across Africa, raising concerns about the strain on already fragile health systems, it has become clear that "solutions in the response require action beyond the health sector," said Dr MorRead the Original Article