Published on in Vol 6, No 4 (2020): Oct-Dec

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
Canada’s Decentralized “Human-Driven” Approach During the Early COVID-19 Pandemic

Canada’s Decentralized “Human-Driven” Approach During the Early COVID-19 Pandemic

Canada’s Decentralized “Human-Driven” Approach During the Early COVID-19 Pandemic

Authors of this article:

Gregory Hansen1 Author Orcid Image ;   Amelie Cyr2 Author Orcid Image


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