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EU Response to Health and Socio-Economic Impact of COVID-19 in the IGAD Region

IGAD ( (Djibouti Eritrea Ethiopia Kenya Somalia South Sudan Sudan Uganda)

Bureau des Nations Unies pour les services d’appui aux projets (UNOPS)

Titre : EU Response to Health and Socio-Economic Impact of COVID-19 in the IGAD Region

Region/Pays : IGAD (Djibouti Eritrea Ethiopia Kenya Somalia South Sudan Sudan Uganda)

Durée : 29-Apr-2020 to 28-May-2024

Descriptif
In order to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the IGAD sub-region, with €53 million in funding from the European Union (EU), UNOPS is supporting the Intergovernmental Authority on Development with mitigating the health and socio-economic impact of COVID-19 in eight countries. UNOPS will manage projects aimed at supporting migrants, refugees, internally displaced persons and cross-border communities in Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan and Uganda. As part of this, UNOPS will use more than €17 million in EU funding to procure medical supplies (including equipped ambulances, mobile laboratories and personal protective equipment) and help build quarantine and isolation centres in refugee camps and migration response centres.

Financement : European Commission (EC)

Budget : US$ 59,350,513

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

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