Japan provides $21.6 million grant for COVID-19 vaccines for Mongolia
AKIPRESS.COM – The delivery of about 2.35 million doses of Pfizer vaccines to Mongolia with the funding from the Government of Japan is successfully completed. The last batch of the vaccines arrived on December 28.
The Government of Japan has provided a total of US$ 21.6 million grant to Mongolia through the UNICEF to fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. With this funding, UNICEF has been providing technical, logistical and financial support to the Government of Mongolia in COVID-19 vaccination campaign, procurement of the cold chain equipment, expanding the vaccine storage facility, and vaccine stocks.
“UNICEF highly appreciates the generous financial support from Japan to support Mongolia in its effort to fight the pandemic. I congratulate the Government of Mongolia with the remarkable progress in vaccinating its people against COVID-19, in a…