02 August 2020 – Switzerland’s support to date amounts to more than $4 million

Type of Intervention: Financial and Economic, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Foreign Affairs
Intervention Categories: International relations; Foreign aid
Level of Jurisdiction: Supranational
Lead People/Agency: According to Mr. Denzer, Ambassador of Switzerland, “Switzerland supports the DRC in its activities to fight against covid-19 in a coherent way … the supplies and the humanitarian aid personnel were transported from Switzerland to the DRC by a special flight in mid-April. Swiss support amounts to over $ 4 million to date”.

Overview: Fight against Covid-19 in the DRC: “Switzerland’s support so far amounts to more than $ 4 million”.
Full details here: https://www.7sur7.cd/2020/08/02/rdc-lutte-contre-covid-19-le-soutien-de-la-suisse-seleve-ce-jour-plus-de-4-millions

Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat