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( Season 2020 )
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Alain Le Roy
54 min
Guest: Alain Le Roy, ambassador of France, the French president's special envoy for the Africa initiative in response to the Covid, former UN under-secretary-general.

According to the World Bank one hundred and fifty million people could fall into extreme poverty as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The approaching recession risks having a particularly destructive effect. How to alleviate the impact and reduce the burden of debt on the poorest? Alain Le Roy replies.

Presented by: Françoise Joly (TV5MONDE), Marie de Vergès ("Le Monde").