20 March 2020 – Provided funding for testing systems

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Testing and tracing
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Ministry of Economy and Finance of Peru allocated approximately S 2.5 million allocation for the “National Institute of Health, to finance the systematization and technological support linked to the diagnosis of COVID – 19.”
Full details here: https://www.gob.pe/institucion/mef/noticias/109746-gobierno-destina-mas-de-s-100-millones-para-la-adquisicion-de-1-6-millones-de-pruebas-para-la-deteccion-del-coronavirus-covid-19