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Is sovereign debt impeding Africa's COVID-19 recovery?

Is sovereign debt impeding Africa's COVID-19 recovery?

Although Africa is the least indebted region when judged against GDP or per capita, it is the most affected by sovereign debt pressure, it also contributes the least greenhouse emissions but is the most affected by climate change. So, the sad paradox of Africa being the least infected by COVID-19 but most damaged by its impact is no surprise.