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African Union and Public Health Crises in a Regional Legal Order

Osuji, Onyeka (2020) 'African Union and Public Health Crises in a Regional Legal Order.' In: Ferstman, Carla and Fagan, Andrew, (eds.) Covid-19, Law and Human Rights : Essex Dialogues. A Project of the School of Law and Human Rights Centre. University of Essex, 41 - 50. ISBN 978-1-5272-6632-2

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In the context of responses to the Covid-19 pandemic, the paper examines the African regional regime for public health crises and disasters. Using the combined analytic lenses of Capability Approach, Institutional Theory, Constructivism, New Regionalism Approach and Actor Network Theory, it focuses on the opportunities offered by, and limitations of, the African Union legal order.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Africa CDC; African Union; Covid-19; Crisis Management; Public Health
Divisions: Faculty of Humanities > Law, School of
Depositing User: Elements
Date Deposited: 30 Jun 2020 12:45
Last Modified: 30 Jun 2020 13:15

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