While Creating Fiscal Space for COVID-19 in Developing Countries, Be Sure to Consult Civil Society

“Examples of the importance of engaging citizens and local networks during epidemics abound. During the 2014-2016 West Africa Ebola outbreak, local community leaders were important in disseminating timely preventative information. Today in Kenya, grassroots organizations have already emerged—including from the Kibera slum in Nairobi—setting up handwashing stations and combatting misinformation.”

via Center for Global Development