Federalism and the COVID-19 crisis: A perspective on South Africa

As the world copes with COVID-19, federations are no exception. In a new series, practitioners and experts from around the world will share perspectives on how federalism has shaped their country’s pandemic response. The authors will also examine possible future implications of the crisis on the governance system.

In our nineteenth paper, Nico Steytler,  walks through how South Africa’s emergency response works through their different levels of government.