The emergence of COVID-19 in Ecuador

Author(s):
Menoscal, J & Córdova, M
Publisher:
Tomorrow's Cities
Type:
Article
May 2020
Theme:
Risk

The emergence of Covid-19 in Ecuador: An approach from disaster risk management and its relation with the Tomorrow’s Cities Hub
 

In Ecuador different actions have been seen in relation to the health emergency caused by Covid-19. This article analyses the impact of the pandemic and proposes what lessons can be learned and how they can be implemented into the country's disaster risk reduction planning.