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Advance UHC: Multi-Donor Trust Fund for Integrating Externally Financed Health Program

COVID-19 RESPONSE ACTIVITIES

April 2: COVID-19 Emergency Response Projects is approved for Cambodia and Mongolia

April 6: COVID-19 Response Project is approved for Lao PDR

April 10: COVID-19 Response Project is approved for Papua New Guinea

April 14: COVID-19 Emergency Response Project is approved for Myanmar

April 16: COVID-19 Response Project is approved for Marshall Islands

April 21: COVID-19 Emergency Response Project is approved for Samoa

April 22: COVID-19 Emergency Response Project is approved for the Philippines

April 27: COVID-19 and Tropical Cyclone Harold Emergency Funding through the Catastrophic Deferred Drawdown Option is approved for Vanuatu

May 5: Tonga triggers the Transport Project Contingency Emergency Response Component (CERC) to address critical needs for COVID-19 response; the Federated States of Micronesia triggers the Maritime Investment Project CERC to respond to critical needs for COVID-19 response 

May 6: Tuvalu triggers the Maritime Investment in Climate Resilient Operations CERC to respond to critical needs for COVID-19 response  

May 22: COVID-19 Emergency Response Project is approved for Indonesia

June 18: COVID-19 Emergency Response Project is approved for China

June 23: COVID-19 Emergency Response Project is approved for Fiji 

June 25: COVID-19 Emergency Response Project is approved for Kiribati 

July: Cambodia, Fiji, Lao PDR, Mongolia, Myanmar, PNG, Timor Leste and Vietnam to receive grant from the Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) totaling US$ 21.08 million. Vietnam and Timor Leste also receive assistance from the Japan Social Development Fund (JSDF).


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The Advance UHC: MDTF

The Multi-Donor Trust Fund supports policy-relevant analytical work, provides resources for targeted in-country technical assistance, and funds global/regional knowledge sharing activities, to support countries' advance toward UHC.