What South Korea Got Right

And what the rest of the world can learn

As Mark Roser, founder and editor of Our World in Data, shared on Twitter this morning, “South Korea shows what is possible.”

“It seems to me that the most important question right now is to find out what Korea did well and learn from them,” he adds. The graphic he shared—also in this post—shows how well the country has been able to bring down cases and deaths.

Mark Roser, Our World in Data




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Health and science journalist. Former editor of Medium’s Covid-19 Blog and deputy editor at Elemental. TIME Magazine writer before that

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