The World Health Organization says it has directed attention towards helping to address immediate gaps in medicines and medical equipment in Sri Lanka due to the economic crisis.
Taking to twitter WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said his organisation will help maintain the primary health care services in the country.
WHO officials met a Sri Lankan delegation including Director-General of Health Services, Dr. Asela Gunawardena on the sidelines of the seventy-fifth World Health Assembly which concluded in Geneva, Switzerland yesterday.
I met with Dr. Asela Gunawardena, Director-General of Health Services @MoH_SriLanka. We discussed how @WHO can help to address immediate gaps in medicines and medical equipment due to the economic crisis and also help maintain the primary health care services. #WHA75 pic.twitter.com/T3lkn9ZN1A
— Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (@DrTedros) May 27, 2022