On 15 November 2021, the Condition of Qatar and WHO convened their 1st Strategic Dialogue, making on their sturdy partnership and their determination to function jointly in addressing world health challenges. The over-all aim of the conference was to produce a system to facilitate regular dialogue with WHO management and complex professionals on WHO programmes and insurance policies. This celebration also presented an possibility to assessment the vital spots supported by Qatar and take a look at new areas of collaboration like the impression of COVID-19, unexpected emergency reaction and preparedness, science and innovation, neglected tropical illnesses, overall health and migration.
“The Authorities of Qatar is an important husband or wife and supporter of WHO’s mandate and programmes,” reported Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-Standard. “I thank the Point out of Qatar for its determination to world wide health and fitness and its determination to versatile funding for WHO, which is so critical to our mission to endorse health and fitness, hold the environment protected and serve the susceptible.”
Her Excellency Dr Hanan Mohamed Al-Kuwari, Minister of Community Well being explained: “under the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani the Amir of the Condition of Qatar, Qatar is very pleased to provide versatile funding to guidance WHO’s work on COVID-19, and to add to humanitarian responses in emergencies as nicely as the new partnership on sport and well being.”
“We are keen to fortify the present partnership involving WHO and the State of Qatar to improve performance actions and establish important overall health services as section of our force to realize SDG3,” Mr Khalifa Al Kuwari, Director General of Qatar Fund for Advancement.
The strategic dialogue follows a amount of increased collaborations and developments in just the partnership between Qatar and WHO partnership. This features the signature of the multi-calendar year Memorandum of Comprehension focusing on the marketing of overall health and safety, introduced ahead of the 2022 FIFA World Cup that will get area in Qatar. A Memorandum of Comprehension for the period 2020-2023 in assistance of the Organization’s Thirteenth Normal Programme of do the job 2019-2023, was also signed in March 2021.
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