06 April 2020 – Contributed to the UN’s humanitarian response to Covid-19

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Type of Intervention: International cooperation
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Swedish Government, via the Swedish International Development Agency, will contribute SEK 100 million to the United Nations’ global humanitarian plan of response, as announced by the UN’s secretary general on the 25th of March.

The funding will be going to the UN’s children’s fund (UNICEF), the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).
Full details here: https://www.regeringen.se/artiklar/2020/04/sverige-bidrar-med-100-miljoner-kronor-till-fns-humanitara-respons-for-covid-19/