RL between the Institut Pasteur Dakar and the network of laboratories in 10 sub-Saharan countries for capacity development in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Brief Summary
The main objective of this regional initiative is to i) develop the human capacities of the Laboratories network and ii) to provide the necessary medical equipment for the ten laboratories. Also, the project will provide the laboratories with an E-learning platform, technical guidelines, and operational protocols to help accelerate action and easy detection of COVID-19 cases. This initiative will benefit from the peer learning and knowledge & information sharing between the IPD and its network in 10 sub-Saharan countries on pandemic preparedness and response of COVID 19.
Location
Country
Sector
Health & Social Services
Project cost
$500000
Project Status
Active
Start date
25 June 2020
End date
10 August 2020