Original disclosure @ AFDB website
Updated in EWS Aug 16, 2020
Disclosed by Bank Aug 15, 2020
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According to AfDB website, the project aims to contribute to the rapid response to COVID-19 with a view to containing the spread of the pandemic, alleviate suffering of the vulnerable, and enhance economic resilience. The Programme’ s components are: (i) strengthening capacity to contain the COVID-19 pandemic; (ii) safeguarding livelihoods through provision of social support to the most vulnerable; and (iii) contributing to economic resilience and public accountability.
The multi-country ADF grant totalling UA 38.15 million finance the Multi-Country COVID-19 Crisis Response Support Programme (MCCRSP) in the three countries such as Gambia, Liberia and Sierra Leone.
KAMANGA Fenwick Dingiswayo, AfDB
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