South Africa: Covid-19 - Is South Africa Prepared for Medicine Shortag – AuthenticAfrican

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[spotlight] Measures taken to curb the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) in China have had successes in averting new cases and slowing transmission; they have also exposed deep vulnerabilities in global medicine supply security due to our extensive reliance on China for the ingredients that make our drugs effective.