The Corona Dialogues

The Corona Dialogues are a series of conversations about the Covid-19 coronavirus and the impact that this pandemic will have on the world, with a specific look at South Africa. We discuss the economic, societal, political and personal impacts of what will be one of the most defining events in modern history.

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16
MAR
2020

Dialogue 1 - The time to act will be two weeks ago

In this first episode Ryan Smit is joined by fellow-futurist Graeme Codrington, where they discuss the spread of Covid-19 up until now, the reaction of the South African government, and whether this is enough to slow the spread of the virus.

Ryan Smit is a data-scientist, futurist, and Managing Director of BMIT. https://www.bmit.africa/

Graeme Codrington is a futurist, scenario planner, global speaker and author. https://www.graemecodrington.com/

For medical advice around Covid-19 please consult your local healthcare practitioners, or find resources here from the World Healh Organization at https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public