Economy Measure Code Measure Currency Code Amount (Local) Amount (USD) Source Details
Tuvalu 05 05 - Health and income support AUD 6,289,000 4,196,996
Tuvalu 05A 05A - Health support AUD 5,600,000 3,737,188 IMF. https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 4 September 2020).

The government has announced AUD5.6 million supplementary budget for the Ministry of Health, which will be used for (a) specialized medical equipment, (b) enhanced laboratory capabilities, (c) upgrading of health facilities, and (d) increased surveillance measures to address the coronavirus threat.

Tuvalu 05B 05B - Income support AUD 689,000 459,808 IMF. https://www.imf.org/en/Topics/imf-and-covid19/Policy-Responses-to-COVID-19 (accessed 4 September 2020).

(i) The government has approved AUD189,000 in supplementary appropriation as a Coronavirus contingency fund; (ii) September 4, AUD300,000 was allocated under the Ministry of Finance for a grant to assist the private sector in response to the effects of the COVID-19. This grant is provided to the Development Bank of Tuvalu; (iii) September 4, AUD200,000 was allocated under the Ministry of Finance and approved under the Supplementary Appropriation Fund in order to finance other relevant COVID-19 measures across the Government.

Tuvalu 09 09 - International Assistance Provided AUD
Tuvalu 09A 09A - Swaps AUD
Tuvalu 09B 09B - International loans/grants AUD
Tuvalu 11 11 - Other Economic Measures AUD