Has your country accessed new sources of financing for immunization during COVID

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LNCT partners IHP and Curatio sat down yesterday to discuss the immunization financing impact of COVID on LNCT countries – we are excited to share the recording soon! Our LNCT member survey asked what financing sources countries have used for COVID vaccination. In addition to COVAX AMC and other donor support, countries reported funding coming from national and subnational health budgets, national health insurance, and a wide variety of private sector organizations including charities. Has your country accessed new sources of financing for immunization during the pandemic? Tell us below.

Linked Practitioner Perspective: Sri Lanka’s Experience Mobilizing the Military Medical Services for COVID-19 Response

The Ministry of Health (MoH) and Military Medical Services in Sri Lanka worked side-by-side to ensure health workers were able to continue providing routine immunisation and other primary health care services throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. We recently sat down with Col. Dr. Saveen Semage, former Deputy Director, Sri Lanka Army Preventive Medical Services and Consultant … Continued