Development cooperation

Promotion of COVID-19 vaccine uptake in Tanzania


UNICEF’s intervention ”Promotion of COVID-19 vaccine uptake in Tanzania” will support Tanzania to reduce both morbidity and mortality from COVID-19. The intervention will support Tanzania's Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children's and UNICEF's information campaign that aims to increase public awareness and acceptance of COVID-19 vaccines. The project has three objectives: 1) To increase the demand for COVID-19 vaccines, 2) To support capacity building among community health workers and 3) To improve availability of oxygen supply through procurement and distribution of oxygen concentrators and consumables. Finland's support for the Promotion of COVID-19 vaccine uptake in Tanzania -project is 3,5 million Euros for the years 2021-2022.

Funding decision

3 500 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality
  • Reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health

Field of activity

  • COVID-19 control 100%

Special target group

  • girls
  • children
  • youth
  • people with disability
  • Persons living with HIV/AIDS

Funding channel

YK:n lastenrahasto



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