14 February 2020 – Financial support given to WHO and CEPI

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Resource allocation
Sectors Involved: Provide international help
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Norway is supporting the urgent global response to the outbreak of coronavirus, Covid-19, and is providing NOK 10 million to the World Health Organization (WHO) for humanitarian efforts and NOK 36 million to the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) for vaccine development. Norway is also working hard to encourage other countries to step up their support.
Full details here: https://www.regjeringen.no/en/aktuelt/norway-supports-efforts-to-combat-coronavirus-covid-19-outbreak/id2690617/