Health

Bill Gates reiterates support for eradicating polio in Pakistan

Bill Gates lauds PM Abbasi for his personal attention and oversight in making polio eradication efforts successful

ABU DHABI Nov 17: Co-chair of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates has expressed his commitment to continue supporting the efforts of Pakistani government for polio eradication

He was talking to Minister for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar in Abu Dhabi.

During the meeting, Bill Gates lauded Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi for his personal attention and oversight in making the polio eradication efforts successful.

He also offered support to Pakistan in the area of innovations in health and strengthening mother and child care and reproductive health.

The two sides also discussed partnership of the foundation with the Government of Pakistan in the health sector.

 

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