AL JAZEERA: Pandemic's promise: COVID-19 presents moment to build back better

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Release date: 17/6/2020

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Bina Agarwal, professor of development economics and environment at the Global Development Institute at the University of Manchester, said the pandemic has relieved massive inefficiencies.

"It's not like we're going to reinvent the world," she said, adding that it could be a time to make it more just and equitable.

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TitlePandemic's promise: COVID-19 presents moment to build back better
Media name/outletAl Jazeera
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date17/06/20
DescriptionBina Agarwal, professor of development economics and environment at the Global Development Institute at the University of Manchester, said the pandemic has relieved massive inefficiencies.

"It's not like we're going to reinvent the world," she said, adding that it could be a time to make it more just and equitable.
URLhttps://www.aljazeera.com/ajimpact/pandemic-promise-covid-19-presents-moment-build-200617141248810.html
PersonsBina Agarwal