The Kyrgyz Republic receives 21,000 PCR tests with support from the World Bank and UNICEF
The PCR tests, along with kits for laboratory disposables to conduct these tests, as well as 58,000 pairs of boots and 58,000 pairs of gloves, funded from World Bank Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF), were handed over to the Ministry of Health.
UNICEF issues an $15 million emergency funding appeal to reach more than 1.8 million children impacted by COVID-19 pandemic in Kyrgyzstan
The appeal is part of a US$6.4 billion global UNICEF emergency funding appeal, the biggest in history, to reach more than 190 million children impacted by humanitarian crises and the COVID-19 pandemic
Essential medicines worth $100,000 to treat patients with COVID-19 to be delivered to the Ministry of Health with the support of the European Union and UNICEF
The medicines, worth $100,000, are part of an EU funded project implemented by UNICEF to respond to COVID-19 crisis in the country in coordination with the Ministry of Health
Over 125,000 babies will be born in Kyrgyzstan under the shadow of the COVID-19 pandemic
With 116 million expected births worldwide in the approximately 9 months since the COVID-19 pandemic was recognized, UNICEF calls on governments and donors to maintain lifesaving services for pregnant women and newborns