COVID-19 Epidemic Prevention and Control COVID-19 epidemic prevention and control in rural areas
Fund the programme on COVID-19 epidemic prevention and control in rural areas and donate anti-epidemic supplies
Provide small grants in order to support villagers’ livelihood and help them resume work and production
In view of the vulnerability in rural areas, the programme helps several villages enhance local health prevention. So far, a number of free anti-epidemic supplies have been distributed, including nearly 300 bags of disinfection powder, 223,000 masks and 220 forehead thermometers. (Check the project progress)
Apart from anti-epidemic supplies, the programme also includes a small grant project. Key community members in the village/local village governments could apply for a small grant of 8,000 to 12,000 yuan to develop locally appropriate projects to improve hygiene, enhance community mutual support, dissemination of pandemic and public health knowledge, etc.