Venezuela Comes to an Agreement With PAHO to Fight COVID-19

(TELESUR) – The Bolivarian nation will be able to access US$10 million to strengthen its health system.


“We have had the possibility of having US$10 million to take care of our doctors, health personnel, and COVID-19 patients,” Rodriguez said.

She explained that the Presidential Commission for the Prevention and Attention of COVID-19 met with the representative of the health agency and discussed the humanitarian agreement signed between the Venezuelan government and its opposition to deal with the pandemic.

The Vice President thanked the World Health Organization (WHO) and PAHO for acting as intermediaries in the political dialogues that the Venezuelan government and its opposition held in Norway in 2019. This dialogue process will allow the Bolivian people to access resources to fight the pandemic.