EU-IGAD COVID-19 RESPONSE
EU-IGAD response to health and socioeconomic impact of COVID-19
Funded by the European Union, the EU-IGAD COVID-19 Response programme is mitigating the health and socioeconomic impact of COVID-19 in the IGAD region through a €60 million regional response. The programme is managed by UNOPS and implemented by IGAD, GIZ, IOM, TradeMark East Africa, UNICEF and UNOPS.
The programme is active across 45 cross-border sites in 7 countries, delivering critical medical supplies and equipment for COVID-19 while implementing a comprehensive programme to enhance IGAD's capacity to coordinate national responses, increase access to health and WASH services, mitigating gender-based violence, improving community engagement, ensuring borders and critical supply chains are safe for trade and promoting digital solutions to monitor the pandemic.
Funded by the European Union