Concerns about presence of more infectious Delta variant, confirmed through genomic sequencing conducted in Uganda in March 2021
Urgent need to increase laboratory testing for swift detection of COVID-19
60,000 doses of Astra Zeneca vaccines expected before end August through COVAX facility.
Oxygen generation plant being installed in Juba Teaching Hospital (managed by International Medical Corps)
National Task Force for COVID-19 updating guidance for public measures to address low risk perception among the population - Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices (KAP) survey shows Ministry of Health as most trusted source of information on COVID-19