Myanmar: Humanitarians maintain life-saving support to internally displaced people as COVID-19 outbreak evolves

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Humanitarian actors in Myanmar are doing everything they can to support the preparedness and prevention efforts for COVID-19 while continuing life-saving assistance for internally displaced men, women and children.

The outbreak of COVID-19 is having an unprecedented impact across the world. But for those countries already experiencing humanitarian crises, the consequence is exacerbated by pre-existing challenges, such as a lack of access to basic services, as well as difficult living conditions, particularly in camps and displacements sites for internally displaced persons (IDPs).

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