How is the pandemic affecting the elderly?
‘THE SICKNESS IS KILLING US IN SO MAY DIFFERENT WAYS’:
ELDERS IN RURAL LESOTHO REFLECT ON THE IMPACTS OF COVID-19
‘Everything shut down when this thing [Covid-19] came,’ she says. ‘Our children lost their jobs, their children could not continue with their studies, and chaos started. In this household none of the children are going to school because there is no money, and things are getting worse. They need the education, but I doubt they will be able to go.’
Ha Ramabele, Matsieng, Lesotho