This contribution will allow to finance the activities of the emergency response project to the epidemic of Covid-19 in DRC. The World Bank thus aims at reinforcing the capacity of the congolese government facing the pandemia of Covid-19.

This support will help to avoid the fast propagation of the disease in the urban environment and especially to stop its progression towards the provinces.

In its official statement, the World Bank points out that this funds will be, amongst other things, used for the medical staff training and the purchase of the equipment to ensure the fast tracking of the cases and the research of the contacts, according to WHO directives.

Corneille Kinsala N’soki