The Federal States of Micronesia Taking Flu Precautions
No island is too small to be conquered by the Swine Flu this season. In order to bolster the efforts of flu prevention, The Federal States of Micronesia received $126,298 from the United States Department of Health and Human Services. The funds were allocated to the States to ensure they can effectively take part in pandemic planning.
As phase two was declared by the World Health Organization - The Federal States of Micronesia received an additional allocation of $170,699. Lastly an addition $147,113 was awarded to the States of Micronesia so that can strengthen their ability to respond to the threatening flu pandemic. All of these allocated funds are based on a formula that is adjusted according to population.