Are we Ready for Controlling Community Transmission of COVID 19 in India?

April 27, 2020

How should India respond to the Covid-19 pandemic? This article identifies key issues of diagnosis, prevention and treatment, summarizes predictions of their trajectory based on available models, and suggests necessary steps to address each. A concise and clear article for non-clinical personnel to understand the national-level strategies required to flatten and bend the curve on novel coronavirus infection.


Accelerating vaccinations for millions of vulnerable people across India

VaxNow is bringing together the Government, Private Sector Organizations, Community leaders, NGOs and the Media to accelerate the vaccination of vulnerable people in Karnataka, Maharashtra, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Bihar. These partners will collaborate to reach the unreached through an agile, geographically contextualized plan which will help overcome barriers for vulnerable communities. The criteria for selecting these communities is: people with the highest access barriers, the highest chance of contracting COVID and people living in overcrowded places.
Authored by Vidya Jha, Dinesh TA and Prem Nair, in the Epidemiology International.

By enrolling you can contribute to and benefit from this collaboration. Also, do encourage other organisations and experts to join hands with us. The key benefits of being part of the collaborative is access to people, resources, financing & partnerships and the ability to make a greater collective impact.

COVIDActionCollab is not merely an aggregation of partners, but is an aggregation of capacities, through which we have developed key high impact initiatives. We have drawn upon our one year’s experience at CAC and engagement with our large constituency of partners to put together a menu of initiatives for funders/investors to support which will save lives and livelihoods, and enable vulnerable communities to 'bounce forward’. Support these initiatives to build resilient communities