Health Ministry receives donated medical supplies for COVID-19 fight

(VOVWORLD) - The Health Ministry received donated medical supplies for the COVID-19 fight at a ceremony in Hanoi on Tuesday.

The UNDP in Vietnam gave 15 Ohmni robots which have the main function of remote communication, remote diagnoses, and treatment. This is the UNDP’s second delivery of the robots, intended to protect medical workers in highly infectious context.

Grab Vietnam and Wipro Consumer Care Vietnam donated medical masks, and Thien Binh Investment Company donated protective gear.

The donations were part of public response to a communication campaign initiated and implemented by the Health Ministry in collaboration with the UNDP with the theme “Confidence of Victory”. The campaign, running from August 6 to September 30, calls on the communities to take preventive measures to co-exist safely with epidemic and spread love to the most vulnerable people.