CERF-funded Project

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Appui d’urgence à la riposte ciblée contre l’épidémie de rougeole dans 11 zones de santé des provinces Kasaï, Nord-Kivu, Sud-Kivu et Tanganyika, RDC. (20-UF-WHO-020)

Project overview

The main objective of this project is to provide health assistance to children in Kasai (Ilebo), Nord-Kivu ( Masisi), Sud-Kivu (Fizi, Kalehe, Mwenga, Shabunda), and Tanganyika ( Kalemie, Manono). This WHO project will vaccinate children aged 9-23 months against measles and will treat children suffering from the disease. The project provides life-saving assistance to 680,133 children (52% of whom are girls), including 102,020 children with disabilities.