15 March 2020 – 1.5 million more masks imported to meet local 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: An additional 1.5 million masks have been imported that meet the Ministry of Health’s specifications. This will help to make up for the shortage. So far, 7.5 million masks have been imported.
Full details here: https://www.kuna.net.kw/ArticleDetails.aspx?id=2879209&Language=en