Thanks to the sustainable awareness raising campaigns, the awareness of the public as regards health issues has significantly increased.
Asmara, 7 June 2016 – Thanks to the sustainable awareness raising campaigns, the awareness of the public as regards health issues has significantly increased. This was spelt out at an assessment meeting on the part of the Agitation and Information branch of the Health Ministry in Assab. Heads of the Agitation and Information sections of the six sub-zones in the Southern Red Sea region as well as other institutions participated in the meeting which took note of the achievements so far registered as regards the Millennium Development Goals, educational programs, training schemes and media campaigns.
The head of agitation and information at the Health Ministry, Mr. Gebremicael Tesfazgi, explained that the meeting was aimed at assessing activities in all the sub-zones of the region besides sharing experiences.
The head of the MOH branch in the region, Mr. Asefaw Gebremicael, equally gave extensive briefing on the services being provided at regional level and the distribution of health facilities in this regard.
The Director General of Social Services in the region, Mr. Humed Ali, called on the health personnel to diligently serve the public.