Support Government of Sindh (GoS) to Prepare for and Respond to
COVID-19 Pandemic.



action against hunger


Donor :

European Union Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid- ECHO-HIP


Partners :

Rural Support Program Network (RSPN)


Districts :

Shikarpur and Larkana


Duration :

Oct 2020-March 2021


Major Activities


  • The key objective of the project is to support the Government of Sindh in preparing for and respond to the COVID-19 pandemic in target districts of Sindh, Pakistan and to create awareness in rural communities to protect from COVID-19 pendemic.
  • Establishment of hand-washing stations and SRSO has constructed and installed 106 Handwashing-stations in schools, Markets and hospitals.
  • Training of community institutions (COs, VOs and LSOs and CRPs) to divisional and district stakeholders about this project. 33,200-awareness sessions were held and approximately, 265,600 were-direct beneficiaries of these sessions. 9,624, megaphone announcements were made.
  • 4,736 PCR test were conducted in collaboration with Rapid Response teams.
  • 12000 soaps were distributed in schools and markets to ensure handwashing activity .
  • Provided Personal Protective Equipment’s (PPEs)includes Surgical Masks, N-95 Masks, Gowns, Goggles, Exam Gloves, Heavy Duty Gloves, Hand Sanitizer and Chlorine tabs to DHQ, DHO and project staff.