Khaya Sithole | Hosting the world's biggest sports event in a pandemic is not all fun and Games

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On 23 July 2021, the world will still be living through the crippling effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. Cities across the world will still be subjected to economic lockdowns and human mobility will be restricted.

The use of lockdowns as a measure of containing transmissions has been implemented since 2020 when no other measures were known. The scientific response – the development of vaccines – was implemented in record time and is now being rolled out across the globe.

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