Scaling up and the governance challenge for Covid response

On 30 October 2020, Dr Pallavi Roy, Research Director at SOAS-ACE, shared some insights on reducing corruption during scaling up the Covid-19 response with the Fragile States Working Group Community of Practice. The meeting was chaired by Jonathan Papoulidis, Executive Advisor on Fragile States at World Vision.

Dr Roy presented possible short-term strategies that may be used to reduce the cost of corruption during rapid scaling up as it is happening in public health systems globally. Her presentation was based on the SOAS-ACE Briefing Paper COVID-19: Locking in solutions while in lockdown.