Ipas Nepal support and response to the Government of Nepal fight against COVID-19
Ipas Nepal is supporting the government response to fight against COVID-19. To focus on the needs of the country, we reached out and distributed Covid-19 medical items to 312 different health institutions—including 256 PHC/Health Posts, 43 hospitals and 3474 Female Community Health Volunteers (in 21 districts, 170 Palikas and 5 Provinces). Most of the support materials are being distributed to the remote working areas of Ipas Nepal in the hills, terai and extremely remote hard to each districts of Nepal.
Ipas Nepal is a primary partner with the Family Welfare Division in the delivery of reproductive health services to women and girls.’ Our frontline workers and FCHVs are able to safely provide information and services which directly relate to the needs of women and girls.
To address the immediate needs of the health workers, the medical items supplies handed over by Ipas Nepal were:
|Complete PPE set||575 pcs|
|Water & air proof Apron||2200 pcs|
|Surgical Mask||75000 pcs|
|Disposable Gloves||69000 pcs|
|KN95 Mask||2000 pcs|
|Hand Sanitizer-500 ml||700 pcs|
|Hand Sanitizer-100 ml||9000 pcs|
|Surgical Sterile Gloves||5000 pcs|
|Utility Gloves||3800 pcs|
|Eye Goggles||800 pcs|
|Surgical/disposable cap||7000 pcs|
|Shoes Cover||4200 pcs|
|Face shield||250 pcs|
|Hand wash soap||3000 pcs|
|Rexin(2 meter each)||900 pcs|
Our support is to protect the health service providers who are in this difficult time going out from their comfort zone to serve their community.