People in Need’s response to COVID-19Sep 23, 2020
With the COVID-19 pandemic ongoing, People in Need continues to provide assistance to vulnerable communities in the Czech Republic and around the world. The need is massive, and our outreach and support activities are developing in real-time.
Current initiatives include: coronavirus awareness programmes; delivery of water, food, hygiene supplies, and medical equipment; remote and home schooling; online education support for Czech teachers and students; assistance to businesses; psychosocial and debt counseling helplines; and advocacy work, including efforts to mitigate the economic effects of COVID-19 in the Czech Republic.
The following summaries detail how our country teams are responding to the pandemic while also keeping themselves and their beneficiaries safe:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Bosnia and Herzegovina