The US Ambassador to Serbia, H.E. Anthony Godfrey, announced on his Twitter account that the United States allocated almost 100 million rsd of additional assistance to Serbia for the fight against COVID19.
Ambassador said the large part of the funds will be aimed at helping most affected citizens.
“We are in this fight together, with our friends from Serbia, and we will win this together,” said Ambassador Godfrey.
Obezbedili smo skoro 100.000.000 dinara dodatne pomoći Srbiji u borbi protiv posledica COVID-19. Veliki deo sredstava je planiran kao direktna pomoć najugroženijim porodicama u Srbiji kako bi kupile najpotrebnije stvari i stale na noge. pic.twitter.com/aLdRtJEWfL
— Ambassador Anthony Godfrey (@usambserbia) May 20, 2020
The rest of the funds’ will be used as an initial investment for the Serbian companies working on innovative design, medical and protective equipment.