Provision of Health Services to the Self-Funded UN Staff and Dependents, Humanitarian Actors, and Diplomatic Communities
The Project for Enhancing Border Management Capacity for Responding to the Public Health Crises Including COVID-19
Data Collection Survey on Enhancing Border Facilitation and Strengthening Border Public Health Capacity in West Africa responding to COVID-19/Infectious Disease
The impact of covid-19 on the insurance industry
This study investigated the impact of COVID-19 on the insurance industry by studying the case of Ghana from March to June 2020. With a parallel comparison to previous pandemics such as SARS-CoV, H1N1 and MERS, we developed outlines for simulating the impact of the pandemic on the insurance industry. The study used qualitative and quantitative interviews to estimate the impact of the pandemic. Presently, the trend is an economic recession with decreasing profits but increasing claims.
University of Cape Coast
Preparedness and vulnerability of African countries against importations of COVID-19: a modelling study
Background: The novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) epidemic has spread from China to 25 countries. Local cycles of transmission have already occurred in 12 countries after case importation. In Africa, Egypt has so far confirmed one case. The management and control of COVID-19 importations heavily rely on a country's health capacity. Here we evaluate the preparedness and vulnerability of African countries against their risk of importation of COVID-19.
University of Professional Studies, Legon, Accra, Ghana
Tuberculosis in migrants moving from high-incidence to low-incidence countries: a population-based cohort study of 519 955 migrants screened before entry to England, Wales, and Northern Ireland
BACKGROUND: Tuberculosis elimination in countries with a low incidence of the disease necessitates multiple interventions, including innovations in migrant screening. We examined a cohort of migrants screened for tuberculosis before entry to England, Wales, and Northern Ireland and tracked the development of disease in this group after arrival.