The status of contact tracing and quarantine services for COVID-19 in Addis Ababa
July 2020 – August 2020
MERQ - internal sources
Category of project
This project aimed to assess the COVID-19 contact tracing and quarantine policy and practices in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, identify the implementation gaps, and generate policy recommendations about the way forward based on the findings. The study employed both qualitative, and quantitative methods of data collection. The data sources were records in quarantine centers, the COVID-19 response teams from the Addis Ababa Health Bureau and sub-cities, discharged individuals from quarantine centers who completed their stay, recovered and discharged individuals from treatment centers and quarantine centers.