Africa: the impossible confinement
Lockdown, a solution to the spread of the epidemic?
In Africa, the COVID-19 epidemic is evolving differently compared to Europe or America, the virus causes less havoc among the continent’s predominantly young population for now.
Frédéric Le Marcis is an anthropologist. He focuses on epidemic responses in prison environment in different African countries. He currently lives and works in Guinea, where he heads a research programme on the COVID-19 epidemic. Prison Insider asked him three questions.