Addressing COVID-19 social stigma in South Sudan

Stigma based on fear and misinformation is contributing to the ongoing COVID-19 community transmission in many countries. This is a concern raised by the CORE Group Polio Project. The CGPP is a multi-country, multi-partner initiative that has been helping polio affected countries eradicate the disease. The CGPP is now is working to shape context-specific responses to growing cases of COVID-19 social stigma in a number of countries. For more on the work of the CGPP in South Sudan where it's becoming harder and harder to fight the pandemic, Channel Africa's Lulu Gaboo spoke to the country Secretariat Director, Anthony Kisanga....