COVID-19: Welcome to the future!
Simple things that Changed Lives The COVID-19 Pandemic is a major disruption of the current world system, a milestone of sorts in human history. Its strike was sudden, extreme, and rapid. The world had not experienced such a pandemic before, neither was it prepared for such an enemy for which there was no known weapon to fight back. As the shock is now easing, thinkers have racked their brains for lessons learned. One of these lessons is that the world is in flux and that we must re-imagine our world anew. We choose to focus on the bright spots. A mask: Could become the lifeline for the local textile sector. Africa could soon be looking to Kenya to supply ventilators and other medical supplies because they are cheap and suitable for African conditions. Epidemiologists were suddenly thrown into the limelight, with everyone looking up to them for answers. The ensuing confusion saw the world thrust into lockdown as a policy measure to contain the pandemic. This was an economic and so