Alexandre Quintanilha

Apr 20, 2022

Covid 19 Political Lessons from Portugal

Pandemic Perspectives 7

New Books Network 2022

In this Pandemic Perspectives Podcast, Ideas Roadshow founder and host Howard Burton talks to Portuguese Member of Parliament and internationally renowned biologist Alexandre Quintanilha about the many valuable lessons Portugal's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic could teach all of us, if only we'd take the time to pay attention.

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