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August 7, 2020

USAID partner with Socios en Salud, the Peruvian affiliate of the U.S. non-profit organization Partners In Health, responds to COVID-19 in Peru.

This Alliance supports aggressive contact tracing, community mobilization, and systematic screening and isolation to prevent community spread of COVID-19. The $2.9 million investment from USAID mobilizes additional $1 million from Boston-based Partners In Health.

August 7, 2020

La Agencia de los Estados Unidos para el Desarrollo Internacional (USAID) trabaja con Socios en Salud, filial de la ONG estadounidense Partners in Health, para combatir el avance del COVID-19 en Perú.

A través de esta alianza apoyamos el rastreo de contactos intensivo de personas que pudieron haber contraído el COVID-19, así como la movilización de la comunidad, y la detección sistemática y el aislamiento de casos para prevenir la propagación de este virus. La inversión de 2.9 millones de dólares de USAID se asocia a la inversión por parte de Partners in Health de 1 millón de dólares.

The Government of the United States donated 250 ventilators #madeinUSA to the Government of Peru to support in the fight against COVID-19.
August 7, 2020

To date, the U.S. Government has allocated more than $20 million in new resources to assist Peru in its emergency response to COVID-19. The aid continues a strong history of investing in Peru’s health care systems and long-term development, mainly through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). Ongoing U.S. Government-funded programs and partners are also adapting activities to respond to this unprecedented crisis. Over the last 20 years, U.S. assistance to Peru totals more than $3.5 billion, including $265 million in the health sector.  Emergency assistance comes from USAID’s Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance, the Department of Defense Humanitarian Assistance Program, and the Department of State’s Emergency Refugee and Migration Assistance.

July 22, 2020

In the current context of the pandemic caused by COVID-19, all the students of the world have been affected due to the temporary closure of their schools, which demands an effort from the authorities and from society in general to promote the continuity of the learning of children and adolescents. In view of this situation, the Government of Peru established the I Learn at Home (Aprendo en Casa) Education Program.

June 23, 2020

The United States Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), has donated  250 brand-new, state-of-the-art ventilators to Peru to assist its fight against COVID-19. The donation delivers on President Trump’s generous offer of these critically needed supplies, as well as Peru’s urgent response to the pandemic.

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