The Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC), through the African Union, today received the third and last batch of 1.4 million COVID-19 test kits donated by the Government of Germany.
With the gradual increase of COVID-19 infections across the country, Nestlé Ethiopia has donated 3,697,070 Birr to the Ethiopian Red Cross Society to help deliver Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) support for communities most affected in Sululta, in a bid to help mitigate the rapid spread of Coronavirus.
A private public coalition between the Addis Ababa Mayor’s office, private sector companies, and non-governmental organizations today launched a project dubbed ‘Tenachin Bejachin!’ (our health in our hands) with a total potential value of $6 Million over the coming months in response to the heightened risk of COVID-19.
PRESS RELEASE – The Government of Japan has provided a new grant aid to Ethiopia, which is worth over $4 million, through its partnership with UNICEF Ethiopia as part of its emergency assistance for the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
PRESS RELEASE- The Minister of the Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, Gedu Andargachew called for solidarity between Africa and China to overcome the socio-economic challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and to chart out a better way forward.
OPINION – By Dawit Bisrat – Up to now, Ethiopia has evaded the worst of the coronavirus pandemic—but that may be changing. What for two months was just a trickle of reported cases of infection is swelling into what could become a flood. healthcare
Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) and Mastercard Foundation have partnered to respond to COVID-19. Through its COVID-19 Recovery and Resilience Program, Mastercard Foundation is committing $40 million to the Africa CDC’s Partnership to Accelerate COVID-19 Testing (PACT).