14 April 2020 – Received aid from China

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Type of Intervention: International cooperation
Sectors Involved: Medical products and medicines
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Argentine Government agreed to receive 13 tons of sanitary equipment provided by China, such as medical equipment and protection for frontline healthcare workers.

On 14 April, Argentina’s national airline arranged a special flight to Shanghai to fetch the provided goods. To the date, three flights have been completed.
Full details here: https://www.aerolineas.com.ar/es-ar/prensa/comunicadoprensainterno/5004_aerolineas-argentinas-confirma-vuelo-a-china-para-traer-insumos-sanitarios