23 March 2020 – Funded the import of essential medical products

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Type of Intervention: Medical products and medicines
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Government of South Africa allocated funds from its R3 billion stimulus package toward the import of essential medical products.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/president-cyril-ramaphosa-escalation-measures-combat-coronavirus-covid-19-pandemic-23-mar