11 Jun, 2021 18:15 am

China donates medical supplies to Ethiopia

p p Politics Society Defense And Diplomacy Opinion Environment p Asia-Pacific Americas Europe Middle East Africa p Finance & Economy Business & Industry Science & Tech Markets p p p p p p p World China donates medical supplies to Ethiopia 2021-06-11 17:30:19 GMT 2021-06-12 01:30:19(Beijing Time)  Xinhua English ADDIS ABABA, June 11 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese government on Friday donated much-needed medical supplies worth about 400,000 U.The latest batch of Chinese-donated medical supplies are said to be a continuation of a project that envisaged improving the quality of health care in Tigray region and Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' (SNNP) region of the country.Lia Taddesse, Ethiopia's Minister of Health, said while addressing the donation event that the medical supplies will augment health care service delivery across targeted health facilities.Yang Yichang, Minister Counselor of the Chinese Embassy in Ethiopia, on his part said the medical supplies would help Ethiopia's aspiration toward better healthcare service delivery.

Adele Khodr, UNICEF Representative in Ethiopia, said the medical supplies will be used to improve integrated management of newborn and childhood illnesses, and enhance community based newborn care through training of health workers.dollars to Ethiopia to help boost the quality of healthcare service delivery to newborn babies.

Read full story at