COVID-19 has altered almost all aspect of "normal" life. Our teams are working in the UK and around the world to address this truly global challenge. As noted by Jeremy Farrar, Director of the Wellcome Trust, "Until we are all safe, no one is safe".
The challenges of COVID-19 are many, from surveillance and diagnostics, to treatment and vaccines, to mental health and mourning, to economic and social recovery. You can learn all about all the ways our researchers are working to address all the issues surrounding COVID-19 on the University's dedicated COVID-19 research pages linked in the "Learn More" section and here you can learn how our teams are specifically tackling this challenge in the Global South.
Mon, 08 Feb 2021 15:57:00 GMT
Given the apparent success of Chinese measures for controlling COVID-19, other countries may consider adopting them. Yet we do not fully understand China’s measures — which extend well beyond health and clinical management — or their effects.
Social and environmental impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic in Vietnamese provinces bordering China and Laos following border closure
Tue, 09 Feb 2021 15:29:00 GMT
Mon, 24 May 2021 15:35:00 BST
The University of Glasgow partnered with the Diocese of Quibdó and the Scottish Catholic International Aid Fund (SCIAF) to understand the effect of the COVID-19 global pandemic in Chocó and to develop an effective collective response.
Mon, 24 May 2021 16:26:00 BST
By supporting Venezuelan scientists to undertake disease surveillance and modelling in the absence of state infrastructure, the main objective of this project was to mitigate the health consequences of Venezuela’s rapid economic decline in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.