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Marianna Mkrtchyan

The US government will provide Armenia with an additional $1 million  to assist in the fight against COVID-19

The US government will provide Armenia with an additional $1 million  to assist in the fight against COVID-19

ArmInfo.The U.S.  government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), will provide an additional $1,000,000 to the Armenian side  to help prevent COVID-19.

According to the USAID press service, today the total amount of  funding provided by the Agency of Armenia for the fight against  COVID-19 is more than $11 million.

It includes emergency funding to meet urgent health needs, as well as  to mitigate the secondary and tertiary impacts of the epidemic on  democratic development and economic growth.

USAID will provide the above-mentioned funds to UNICEF to support the  effective implementation and distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine in  Armenia in accordance with the National Vaccine Distribution Program.

"Throughout the epidemic, the United States has worked with Armenia  in the fight against COVID-19. With this new assistance, we will  continue to work together to overcome COVID-19 and prepare for  further threats to public health, " said U.S. Ambassador to Armenia  Lynne Tracy.

It is also emphasized that since the outbreak of the epidemic, the  United States has worked closely with Armenia to strengthen the  public health response to COVID-19. This partnership includes  building laboratory capacity, emergency management, providing basic  equipment, supporting vulnerable households and children,  facilitating the Armenian government's crisis communication,  strengthening emergency preparedness, and promoting the resilience of  small businesses, civil society, and the media through grants.


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