Ensuring Functional Health Services in Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Ethiopia

Reporting Organization:WHO - World Health Organization
Total Budget ($CAD):$ 9,908,051
Timeframe: February 9, 2021 - March 31, 2022
Status: Implementation
Contact Information: Unspecified

Partner & Funder Profiles

Reporting Organization

WHO - World Health Organization

Participating Organizations


Funders (Total Budget Contribution)

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Country - Total Budget Allocation

Ethiopia - $ 9,908,051.00 (100.00%)

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Areas of Focus

Health - Total Budget Allocation

Primary Health Care (45.00 %)

Health Systems, Training & Infrastructure (10.00 %)

Infectious & Communicable Diseases (10.00 %)

Other - Total Budget Allocation

Law, Governance & Public Policy (35.00 %)

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This project aims to strengthen the health system’s capacity to deliver essential health services, especially among women, children and vulnerable populations. This project works to maintain an effective response to COVID-19, and avoid the burden of preventable morbidity and mortality in Ethiopia. This project also focuses on optimizing the health of women, children and vulnerable populations. Project activities include: (1) strengthening the capacity of selected primary health care units (PHCUs); (2) improving the regional capacity to provide governance and coordination of health services; and (3) building capacity of PHCUs on health system resilience aligned with federal health strategies and plans.

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Target Population

Gender and age: Adult women Children, girls Children, boys
Total Direct Population: Unspecified
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Results & Indicators

Expected Results

The expected outcome for this project is the effective strengthening of the capacity of selected primary health care units to maintain the coverage of essential health services, with a focus on ensuring the continuation of quality reproductive maternal neonatal and child health services.

Achieved Results


  • None Selected
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Associated Projects (If applicable)

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