Debt relief and Africa during COVID-19: the global response.

The COVID-19 pandemic has decimated government fiscal policies across the globe, and economies worldwide are heading into historic recessions. However, questions remain on whether soliciting debt relief packages for the continent will be enough to sufficiently mitigate the worst effects of the pandemic, and if debt relief is pursued, then how should this be managed and under what conditions? Experts on foreign direct investment, development economics, international finance and macroeconomics will share their analysis of the situation in the face of the current crisis.