The COVID-19 Pandemic in Urban Slums

Water wars (Photo credit: Mr. Shivananda B)

In the most recent addition to the Voices from the Margins of a Crisis series, Carolin Elizabeth George (Director, Community Health Institute of Research Bangalore Baptist Hospital) writes about the impacts and implications of COVID-19 pandemic for the inhabitants of the nation’s urban slums (and the contextual incoherence of typical public health guidelines).