Niger

Partner: UNHCR

UNHCR and Better Shelter

The city of Niamey increased its capacity to care for patients at the national stadium. UNHCR supported  the authorities by setting up isolation centres on the grounds of the General Seyni Kountché’s stadium in Niamey. This project aims at increasing the reception capacity of patients with symptoms of Covid-19 infection. 

350 shelter units are implemented across the country and will provide space for 700 patients.

Project Information

LocationVarious, Niger
ImplementationApr 2020
Number of units350
PurposeCovid-19 isolation wards