CERF-funded Project

Zimbabwe

Strengthening Emergency Health Response in 9 Priority Drought Affected Districts (20-RR-CEF-008)

Project overview

The main objective of this UNICEF project is to contribute to the reduction of mortality and morbidity related to drought and disease outbreaks in drought-affected areas of Zimbabwe through the provision of life-saving and emergency basic health services and interventions. With this CERF grant, UNICEF mainly provides essential health medicines, supplies, commodities and equipment for management of health diseases increased by drought. The project covers health sector and will last six months. It will benefit 95,267 persons (including 19,267 girls and 29,152 women).