“We realize(d) that we couldn’t do this alone as a ministry… Without the work that the Pop Council had been doing, we wouldn’t have gotten all the information we got.” – Dr. Maureen Kimani, Head of Division of Community of Health, Ministry of Health Kenya
Our researchers found that specific regions and communities were more vulnerable to COVID-19, so they created a state and district-level vulnerability index to help the government’s efforts in responding more effectively to the fast-developing COVID-19 epidemic in India.
In the United States, researchers found that COVID-19 data reporting is woefully inadequate and regrettably incomplete, lacking intersectional analyses to understand the causes of disparities and pinpoint future hotspots.
Understanding the Impact of COVID-19 on Experiences and Perceptions of Violence for Mexican Adolescents
The Violence Outcomes in COVID-19 EPOCH Study (VoCes-19) aims to understand the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the experience and perception of violence among young people in Mexico.