Undercurrents: Protecting Workers During COVID-19, and Food Insecurity in West Africa

Audio Updated 21 October 2022 Published 14 May 2020 59 minute listen

This week Agnes is joined by Lysa John, the Secretary-General of CIVICUS, to discuss the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on worker’s rights across the world. 

Then Ben speaks to Leena Hoffmann about the food security crisis in West Africa and the Sahel. They explore the challenges facing governments in the region as they attempt to ensure their citizens have access to food despite the disruption caused by COVID-19.