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COVID-19 lock-down: How Rwanda is responding to the economic fallout of school closures

PUBLISHED: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 06:26:16 GMT

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The government of Rwanda revealed its plans to reopen schools, starting gradually in October and concluding in November 2020. The temporary school closure started in March 2020 as a means to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. Initially the reopening of schools was planned for September 2020. This episode of Doing Business in Rwanda delves into the economic impact of the school closures….