The Australian Humanitarian Partnership’s Australian NGOs and local partners are responding globally to the COVID-19 pandemic. As we continue multi-year humanitarian response efforts in places like Iraq, Bangladesh and in support of the Syrian Refugee Crisis, our partners have incorporated COVID-19 preparation efforts into response programs.

Across the Pacific and Timor-Leste, our Disaster READY country programs are focused on COVID-19 preparedness work, putting into action the networks and community-based disaster risk management strengthening efforts of recent years. With a focus on alignment with national government responses, Disaster READY teams are working hard to reach communities with health and hygiene information and support.  Our COVID-19 Pacific response extends beyond Disaster READY countries to include Kiribati, Samoa, Tonga and Tuvalu (see video to the right).

Resources shared here have been developed by our AHP partners that are informing COVID-19 activities across our humanitarian responses and Disaster READY activities.

The global COVID-19 pandemic has and will continue to have a profound impact on the Pacific region. Australian Humanitarian Partnership NGOs and their Pacifi...

AHP COVID-19 Field Updates

AHP COVID-19 Updates