Sat. Sep 21st, 2019

Sixth SAARC meeting of Health Ministers, Health Secretaries and Government Officials

The Sixth SAARC meeting of Health Ministers, Health Secretaries and Government Officials ended today(29.07.2017) in Colombo, Sri Lanka. At the Meeting, the SAARC Member States adopted the Colombo Declaration.

The Colombo Declaration broadly consists of 10 key messages on Nutrition, sanitation, Anti-Microbial Resistance, Non-Communicable Diseases, preparedness for emerging and re-emerging diseases, Universal Health Coverage, strengthening regulatory system in health, vector-borne disease, burden of communicable diseases, climate change and disaster, R&D, Traditional Medicines in modern healthcare and the cross border health issues.

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Hon.Lyonpo Tandin Wangchuk led the delegation from Bhutan from 27-29 July