East Africa - HPPP Newsletter May 2020

Connecting Business initiative Secretariat • 29 May 2020

Humanitarian Private Sector Partnership Platform (HPPP) – East Africa released the latest newsletter focusing on COVID-19 response. 

The main activities include: 

  • Equity Group Foundation Partners with Mastercard Foundation On COVID-19 Response in Kenya 
  • COVID-19 Response in urban high-density population areas - by Slum Child Foundation 
  • Creating Education Impact continuity and complementarity – despite closed schools – Eneza Education & Safaricom 
  • Mobile Network Operators working with humanitarian actors as back-bone of the COVID-19 response – mobile money cash transfers

Other news and events update: 

  • HPPP becomes an official member of the UNDRR ARISE (Private Sector Alliance for Disaster Resilient Societies)
  • TIFA Research on Impact of COVID-19 in urban low-income areas
  • HPPP at the Annual Connecting Business Initiative (CBi) Meeting 
  • HPPP Advisory Group

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Photo: UNDP Kenya