Germany to bolster low-income countries’ health infrastructure in preparation for COVID-19

The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) announced a plan to support low-income countries’ health infrastructure in an effort to lessen the blow of an inevitable COVID-19 outbreak. Support will be provided specifically in hygiene measures, training of medical professionals, and training in virus detection and treatment.

The BMZ set up a new website providing information on German development cooperation amidst the COVID-19 crisis.

Press release – BMZ (in German)

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