COVID-19 Responses

  • COVID-19 Responses

COVID-19 Response

In 2020, the world was hit with the outbreak brought by coronavirus disease (COVID-19). With almost every country adopting measures to control the spread of COVID-19, Bangladesh, one of the world’s most densely populated areas, in South Asia has followed the same trend. Since March 2020 SHOUHARDO III suspended almost all field operations for

As a part of SHOUHARDO III’s COVID-19 response

1
District Hospital
23
Upazilla Health
Complexes (UHC)
48
Union Health and Family
Welfare Centers (UHFWC)
149
Community Clinics (CC)
supported with disinfectants, personal protective equipment, and infrastructure support
18,204 Households received cash support of BDT 12000 (USD 240) and 1,032 households received cash support of BDT 6000 (USD 120)
18,204
Households

“If your clothes are torn, you can sew it. What to do when you are hungry? We just tried to survive by eating once or twice a day. Receiving the cash support meant we could eat.”

- Sajeda from Baje Telkupi village, Fazlupur union, Fulchari, Gaibandha

275
handwashing stations
275 handwashing stations established at 221 healthcare facilities
98,236
participants
received voice messages and
public Service Announcement (PSA)
239
No-Contact
Thermometers
distributed at 221 healthcare facilities