What’s ethics got to do with it? A nuanced look at safety and security in drone-enabled healthcare logistics in Africa

Hans Peter Thamm, Mariska van Gaalen, Meghan Erkel, Sara Al Harfan, Tendai Pasipanodya

Africa is showing great promise in drone-enabled medical deliveries. In some countries, drone regulations are supporting the expanded use of drones, but what’s ethics got to do with it?  How can we increase safety and security while expanding the use of drones for good in health?

The latest report from the Drones Doing Good Alliance in collaboration with Endeva e.V. and UKAID’s FT Hub has some compelling answers and concrete recommendations.