According to bank documents, the project objective is to prevent, detect and respond to the threat posed by COVID-19 to the Kingdom of Lesotho.
The project has two components:
Emergency COVID-19 Response. This component comprises of three focus areas: (i) COVID-19 case detection, confirmation, contact tracing, recording and reporting; (ii) Containment, isolation and treatment through enhanced clinical care capacity; and (iii) Community engagement, prevention and risk communication.
The World Bank has classified this project as having Substantial environmental and social risks.
Senior Monitoring & Evaluation Specialist
Kingdom of Lesotho
Honorable Dr. Moeketsi Majoro
Minister of Finance
Ministry of Health
Minister Nkaku Kabi
Minister of Health
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