Franco-Egyptian Health Forum kicks off
Monday، 19 November 2018 - 01:29 PM
Head of the Syndicate of Journalists Abdel Mohsen Salama and French Ambassador in Cairo Stéphane Romatet inaugurated today the Franco-Egyptian Health Forum, in the presence of the ministers of finance, investment, health and higher education.
The forum, held under the auspices of the ministries of Health and Finance, is one of the most important events in the Egyptian-French cooperation, as it provides a good opportunity to establish a strong bilateral partnership in the health field.
The two-day forum is co-organized by a group of French companies working in the Egyptian health sector – in cooperation with the French Embassy, and with the support of the French Development Agency, in partnership with Ahram Hebdo newspaper.
The forum aims at "building an ever stronger Franco-Egyptian partnership in the health sector... these two days will allow French companies to promote concrete solutions to support the Egyptian authorities in the reform of the health and social protection sector," a statement by organizers of the forum read.