Made in Africa: Best practices by local communities in Africa to stop the spread of epidemics

Mar 31, 2020 | Academic resources, All posts, Guidelines and protocols, Relevant news and stories

A collection of best practices, bottom-up actions, public policies, innovations, and awareness campaigns are available at

The organisation aims to disseminate simple, creative, economic and tested solutions to expand the defence opportunities from outbreaks, especially in the most disadvantaged communities.

Some of the solutions include tippy tap low-cost handwashing system, veronica buckets, portable handwashing sinks, WhatsApp services to spread awareness and latest official health information, apps, and COVID-19 tracker.

The website also has a collection of papers, websites, guidelines, documents and researches related to anti-epidemic actions, policies and strategies.

More information available on their website.