Situation in Numbers
9,526 COVID-19 Confirmed cases
2,900,460 Children affected by COVID-19 school closures
US$ 9,821,858 Funding GAP
Situation Overview and Humanitarian Needs
With 9,526 confirmed COVID19 cases, 8,574 cured, 60 hospital deaths, and a current positivity rate of 6%, the Coronavirus pandemic continues to spread in Guinea.
Nationwide, 32/38 health districts in the country have reported cases of COVID19 to date, with 8 of them having registered no new cases for more than 28 days.
The government has decided to reopen places of worship as of September 4, 2020, for only Fridays and Sundays.
UNICEF supported Guinea's Ministry of Education in the safe reopening of schools and the conduct of end-of-year exams. So far, no cases of COVID19 have been recorded in schools.