There are now 61 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in northern Syria, out of a total of 5160 tests. UOSSM continues to implement an emergency plan in response to the COVID-19 pandemic with the following measures:
*Supporting primary health care centers (PHC’s)
*Establishing and operating community-based isolation centers (CBICs)
*Sterilization of displacement camps
*Distribution of hygiene kits containing sanitizing and personal care items
*Distribution of nutrition and food baskets
*Establishing a distance-learning center in Afrin
*Distributing educational awareness brochures about COVID-19 in areas of displacement.
In addition, UOSSM continues to provide awareness and training on COVID-19 to medical and administrative personnel.
We pray for everyone’s safety and encourage everyone to wear a mask to protect themselves and others.