Malawi, Blantyre: Louis Zulu, 43, teacher

1) Do people around you take the pandemic seriously and follow the rules given by scientists and/or politicians?
Malawi recorded its first case of COVID-19 on 3rd April 2020. The government rolled out a number of initiatives immediately to avoid rapid spread of the infection through mass civic education on radio, TV, newspapers etc. These messages mainly reached the urban population, leaving behind rural people who do not depend much on electronic media to get news or messages but face to face contact through