PATH suggests five ways to place people at the centre of health systems and build back better. With close to 1.4 million confirmed COVID-19 cases and over 32,000 recorded deaths in Africa as of mid-September the pandemic has exerted significant strain on already overstretched health systems across the region, further affecting the delivery of other essential health services – such as immunization and those for sexual and reproductive health. These critical services are vital to protecting the most vulnerable and marginalized populations yet are some of the most impacted by the pandemic…..more