Will Africa rise in the midst and aftermath of COVID-19?

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ACCORD addresses ANC International Relations Africa Day Webinar.

On 25 May 2020, in celebration of Africa Day, the Founder and Executive Director of ACCORD, Dr Vasu Gounden, was invited as a panelist to the ANC International Relations Department, Africa Day webinar, which was held under the theme of Africa Rising in the midst and aftermath of COVID-19.  

Presentations were made on International Solidarity in the time of COVID-19; Continental Cooperation on COVID-19; and a Social Response to COVID-19 focusing on the actions that South Africa has undertaken. Vasu Gounden presented on the topic of Implications of COVID-19 for Peace and Security on the Continent.

Please follow this link to view Dr. Gounden’s presentation.

Dr. Gounden has made several presentations to the International Relations Department in recent years on matters related to Peace and Security.

Article by:

Hayden Allen
General Manager: Corporate Affairs