Thematic contribution to the World Health Organization (WHO)
Finland contributes one million euros to the World Health Organization's Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan in order to support efforts to response to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in developing countries. The objective is to restrain the further spread of Coronavirus in developing countries and to scale up the country readiness and response operations in countries with weaker capacity to identify, diagnose and treat cases. The World Health Organization has estimated that resources required globally from 1 February to 30 April 2020 will be about 675,7 million USD.
Funding decision 09.03.2020
1 000 000 €
Field of activity
- Infectious disease control 100%
World Health Organisation - core voluntary contributions account
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