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The World Bank Group’s crisis response has helped countries save lives and livelihoods threatened by COVID-19 while starting to build the foundation for a strong and durable recovery in a world transformed by the pandemic. The World Bank Group mobilized with unprecedented speed to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, supporting countries to save lives and help households cope with the health and economic fallouts of the crisis.

COVID

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Number of people who received a COVID test
15.5 Million

April 2020 - June 2021

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Number of people who received a COVID test
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Number of designated laboratories with COVID-19 diagnostic equipment, test kits, and reagents
1,114 Laboratories

April 2020 - June 2021

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Number of designated laboratories with COVID-19 diagnostic equipment, test kits, and reagents
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Number of health staff trained in infection prevention and control per approved protocols
60,762 Staff

April 2020 - June 2021

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Beneficiaries covered by social safety net programs of COVID-19 operations
963.9 MILLION

April 2020 - June 2021

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Beneficiaries covered by social safety net programs of COVID-19 operations