Syria-Tunisia discuss heath cooperation

Health Minister, Dr. Hassan Al-Ghabbash discussed with his Tunisian counterpart Ali Al–Murabit means of bolstering cooperation between the two countries in health field.

The two sides meeting came on the sidelines of the work of the 76th World Health Assembly (WHA) being held recently in Geneva.

During the meeting, they discussed the possibility of exchanging expertise, technical visits and mechanisms of primary health care, vaccination and industries pharmacological

Dr. Al-Ghabbash highly appreciated Tunisia’s supportive stances towards Syria, mainly the humanitarian assistance sent to the earthquake-affected people that struck the country on February 6, expressing desire to enhance health cooperation between Tunisia and Syria.

The World Health Assembly is the decision-making body of WHO. It is attended by delegations from all WHO Member States and focuses on a specific health agenda prepared by the Executive Board.

Source: Syrian Arab News Agency