Health minister meets WHO officials in Cairo, signs cooperation agreement

Minister of Health Feras Hawari. (Photo: Jordan News)

AMMAN — Minister of Health Firas Hawari held a series of meetings over the past two days while on a visit to the WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean in Cairo, to discuss support for Jordan’s health sector, according to the Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

A Ministry of Health statement on Wednesday said that Hawari is also scheduled to meet Regional Director of the World Health Organization for the Eastern Mediterranean Ahmed Al Mandhari to discuss ways of cooperation to develop the Kingdom’s health sector.

The talks are being held in the context of the 75th World Health Assembly meetings, to be held in Geneva, Switzerland, on May 22–28, and are the Jordanian delegation’s contribution to the WHO decision-making body’s discussions, the statement said.

Hawari also signed the cooperation frameworks of the Ministry of Health and Jordan WHO office, with the two sides going over ways to enhance WHO support for the Kingdom’s health sector.

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