World Vision Afghanistan (WVA) continues to respond to COVID-19 global pandemic. Focusing on supporting the Government of Afghanistan (GoA) to scale up preventive measures to limit the spread of COVID-19. WVA supplied much-needed medical and hygiene kits including Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the public health institutions and administrations. Besides, World Vision disseminated behavioral change messages about prevention of coronavirus through faith leaders and existing community networks. A number of preventive actions implemented across Herat, Badghis and Ghor provinces of Afghanistan which reached approximately 40,000 people, including 16,000 the most vulnerable children. Detailed achievements of the long response programming is available through the infographic attached.
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