The EU fortifies technical backing to help Gambia in facing the ramifications of the COVID-19 pandemics
The European Union (EU) is fortifying its Technical boost to The Gambia, with an additional financial support of 550,000 Euro approximately 30 million Dalasi.
This is another step in helping the Government’s efforts to deal with the Covid-19 crisis, and to address the main democratic changeover and confrontation ahead in 2020-2021
This supplement the donation of 9 million Euro (around 500 million dalasi)of Budget to assist and help the country to implement its preventionary measures to the COVID-19 pandemic.
“This additional assistance is another contribution by Team Europe.in addressing the socio-economic consequences of the covid-19 in The Gambia. At the same time it reflects the European Union constant attachment to democratic transition. 2020 and 2021 will be decisive years for The Gambia. The EU will be there and stand firm in its support,” says Ambassador Attila LAJOS, the EU Head of Delegation in The Gambia.