Home

Menu

Loading wiki pages...

View
Wiki Version:
<h1>Latin American and Caribbean governments must act now to mitigate the humanitarian and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic</h1> <h2>Introduction</h2> <p>This initiative was initiated by <a href="https://www.demogr.mpg.de/de/ueber_uns_6113/mitarbeiter_1899/enrique_acosta_3483" rel="nofollow">Enrique Acosta</a>, from the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research.</p> <p>For the later versions, the following researchers have contributed:</p> <ul> <li><a href="https://portal.findresearcher.sdu.dk/en/persons/jmaburto" rel="nofollow">José Manuel Aburto</a>, Interdisciplinary Centre on Population Dynamics, University of Southern Denmark</li> <li><a href="https://www.demogr.mpg.de/en/about_us_6113/staff_directory_1899/diego_alburez_gutierrez_3783" rel="nofollow">Diego Alburez-Gutierrez</a>, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research</li> <li><a href="https://iiasa.ac.at/web/home/research/researchPrograms/WorldPopulation/Staff/Raquel_Guimaraes.html" rel="nofollow">Raquel Guimarães</a>, International Institute for Applied System Analysis</li> <li><a href="https://www.demogr.mpg.de/en/about_us_6113/staff_directory_1899/marilia_r_nepomuceno_2921/" rel="nofollow">Marília R. Nepomuceno</a>, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research</li> </ul> <h2>Objective of the project</h2> <p>The goal of the project is to produce a document for dissemination and endorsement among research scientist from Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC countries). This document contains:</p> <ol> <li>Background information on the situation of COVID-19</li> <li>How LAC countries have different demographic, epidemiological and institutional characteristics, in such a way that the COVID-19 pandemic is predicted to have more drastic impacts when compared to Europe and Asian countries.</li> <li>Point out how governments and international organizations should act to minimize the impact of the pandemic in the region.</li> </ol>
OSF does not support the use of Internet Explorer. For optimal performance, please switch to another browser.
Accept
This website relies on cookies to help provide a better user experience. By clicking Accept or continuing to use the site, you agree. For more information, see our Privacy Policy and information on cookie use.
Accept
×

Start managing your projects on the OSF today.

Free and easy to use, the Open Science Framework supports the entire research lifecycle: planning, execution, reporting, archiving, and discovery.