02 March 2020 – Import of 3.6 million face masks to meet growing demand

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Type of Intervention: Healthcare and public health capacity
Sectors Involved: Increase availability of PPE
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Ministry of Commerce and Industry announced the import of 3.6 million face masks to meet growing demand. The health ministry is directing people on the best way to use them through media.
Full details here: https://www.kuna.net.kw/ArticleDetails.aspx?id=2871693&Language=en