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Korea shares FAQs, video series on COVID-19 response

The government of Republic of Korea through Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) in collaboration with Korean National Police Agency, Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Yonsei University developed a “FAQs about Korea’s response to COVID-19 response”.

Young Ah-Doh, Country Director, KOICA Bangladesh Office hoped that the FAQs and video series developed by the Republic of Korea will contribute to Bangladesh’s efforts to overcome the global crisis that calls for unity.

It is essentially a video series prepared to support partner countries’ capacity for rapid response to COVID-19 focusing on total three themes, namely, Korea’s response to COVID-19 and KOICA’s efforts, Sharing Korea’s know-how and Post COVID-19 Korea’s new normal era, said the KOICA office in Dhaka on Tuesday.

Under the mentioned umbrella themes, in-depth information are centered on various significant issues to battle the deadly pandemic, such as, test strategy to flatten the curve, strategy for Korean medical staff, epidemiologic survey on managing contacts and patients information, suggestions for preventing infections of health workers, case study of patients, new challenges in public safety and security, protecting the socially vulnerable and so forth.

It is widely known that The Republic of Korea’s experience in combatting COVID-19 has been praised internationally for its 3T (Test-Trace-Treat) strategy that’s been proven to be highly effective, KOICA said.

As a government aid agency of the Republic of Korea, KOICA has been extending its financial and technical support to complement the Government of Bangladesh’s COVID-19 response efforts and assures to stand by the country.

Source: United News of Bangladesh