The human toll of COVID-19 in Brazil

The corona crisis has also brought to the forefront the crisis in Brazil’s healthcare system. The Sistema Único de Saúde – SUS -, Brazil’s publicly funded health system has been facing dire budget cuts over the past several years while the private system has been steadily growing.

May 22, 2020 by Vyshakh T

Brazil is one of the countries worst affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The disease has also accentuated the political and economic crisis in the country and exposed the utter incompetence of Jair Bolsonaro and his cronies.