COVID-19 EMERGENCY RESPONSE AND HEALTH SYSTEMS PREPAREDNESS PROJECT IN KANDAHAR PROVINCE

BARAN implemented COVID-19 project in Kandahar province since June 2020 through one Provincial Hospital, 14 Districts Centers and 16 Rapid Response Teams (RRTs).

The project aims were to: 1)  Increase public awareness and promote healthy behaviors on COVID-19; 2) Conduct community surveillance and early detection of COVID-19 suspected cases; 3) Ensure infection prevention and control measures at the health facilities and community level; and 4) Manage and isolate cases of suspected and confirmed COVID-1.

The project was funded by world bank till 02 December 2020 for a period of 6 months.

Design & Developed by: Momtaz Host