The Government of the Republic of Korea has donated 100,000 KF94 masks towards the COVID-19 response in Uganda.
The masks were received by the Minister for State in charge of Primary Health Care,
Moriku Joyce and the Permanent Secretary, Diana Atwine.
The Embassy of the Republic of Korea was represented by Ms. Kim, Ah Young, the First Secretary, Mr. Choi, Jae Hoon, Specialist in Political and Development Affairs and the Ag. Country Director, Mr. Yu, Na Yeong.
The masks will be given to health workers at the various health workers who are working in the COVID-19 treatment units across the country.
This donation is a boost to the efforts already undertaken by Government to protect the health workers from contracting infection.