Thursday, June 18, 2020

Pandemic threatens Afghanistan’s health system, economy, and peace process, UNDP study finds (COVID-19)

Kabul — Afghanistan faces grave challenges as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, which threatens to undermine the country’s peace process, overwhelm its health care system, and slash economic output 17 percent by 2023, according to a new UNDP assessment of how the coronavirus might affect what was already one of the world’s poorest countries. Read More