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HPSS Project Implements Necessary Measures Against Corona/COVID 19
Posted on Mar 26, 2020

In bid to fight against Corona/COVID 19, HPSS project is implementing necessary measures against Corona infection and COVID-19 disease that has affected many people across the globe. Recently, the government of Tanzania through Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children informed the nation about the confirmed cases of Corona/COVID 19 in Tanzania boarder. To date 6 positive cases have been confirmed and a 49 people are in quarantine. Some of the initiatives taken by HPSS include training the staff on prevention of the Corona/COVID 19, provided hand sanitizers, anti-bacteria wet wipes and masks to the staff to ensure that project staff are protected and approach of social distancing is being applied and staff are allowed to work from home to reduce risk of infection in the office environment. At the meantime, at Head Quarter only five staff out of sixteen continue with regular work schedule while eleven work from home. 4 zonal offices (3 from regions which reports positive cases and one at risk) have been closed and staff are working from home.