The COVID-19 pandemic has put governance of nations and international institutions to the test. Nations that have been able to contain the spread of the corona virus have only revealed the foresightedness of their leaders and the efficiency of their institutions of governance. Some nations have displayed high levels of preparedness and resolve to protect their people from the fast spreading virus and reducing the deaths caused it. However, many advanced nations have failed to deal with the pandemic effectively resulting in higher number of deaths.Login to read more
The author is the Executive Director of Indian Social Institute, New Delhi and the Editor of the quarterly journal, Social Action.