CERF-funded Project

Republic of Congo

Assistance sanitaire aux populations affectées par des inondations dans les départements de la Likouala, de la Cuvette, des Plateaux et de la Sangha (20-RR-WHO-001)

Project overview

The main objective of this project is to provide life-saving health assistance to vulnerable communities affected by flooding in 4 priority departments: Likouala, Cuvette, Plateaux and Sangha. WHO will use CERF funds to distribute essential medicines, focusing on addressing malaria, cholera and other water- and vector-borne diseases. 40,000 people will benefit from this project (including 9,000 women and 11,000 girls, and 1,516 people with disabilities), which will be implemented in 6 months.