Health & Environment

February, 2017

  • 13 February

    Syria, Hungary discuss prospects of providing medical equipment and rehabilitating health centers

    Damascus, SANA – Health Minister Nizar Yazigi discussed with Syrian affairs official at the Hungarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Janos Budai, prospects of providing assistance in rehabilitating health centers ...

  • 8 February

    People’s Assembly discusses performance of Health Ministry

    Damascus, SANA -People’s Assembly on Wednesday held its fourth session of the second legislative term, chaired by its Speaker Hadiyeh Abbas, discussing the performance of Health Ministry and issues related to its ...

  • 7 February

    Syria, Russia to enhance cooperation in treatment of cancer

    Damascus, SANA-Health Minister Nizar Yazigi discussed on Tuesday with Director-General of National Medical Research Radiological Center at the Russian Health ministry, Professor Andrey Kaprin and accompanying delegation cooperation to improve ...

  • 1 February

    Health Ministry and the WHO discuss means to improve response to health needs

    Damascus, SANA – Minister of Health Nizar Yazigi discussed with the Resident Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) Elizabeth Hoff means to increase cooperation in the field of responding ...

  • 1 February

    ICRC voices intention to supply Daraa Governorate with needed ambulances

    Daraa, SANA – Governor of Daraa Mohammad Khaled al-Hannous discussed on Wednesday with a delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) mission operating in Syria the situation ...

January, 2017

  • 17 January

    Health Ministry: No pandemic recorded in Syria during the crisis

    Tehran, SANA – Syrian and Iranian Health Ministries concluded on Tuesday a ten-day workshop that was held at the Faculty of Public Health, with the attendance of representatives from the ...

  • 3 January

    Health Minister inspects health institutions in Aleppo

    Aleppo, SANA – Health Minister Nizar Yazigi affirmed that the Health Ministry drew up plans and programs to rebuild health facilities and hospitals that were destroyed by terrorism in Aleppo. ...

December, 2016

  • 18 December

    Syria, Sudan discuss enhancing health and medicine cooperation

    Damascus, SANA – Health Minister Nizar Yazigi discussed on Sunday with the Sudanese Ambassador in Damascus Khaled Ahmad Mohammad Ali means to enhance cooperation in health and medicine fields, particularly ...

  • 18 December

    A Cuban medicine shipment arrives in Syria

    Damascus, SANA – The General Establishment of Foreign Trade announced on Sunday that a shipment of Cuban medicines has arrived in Syria. The shipment included 293,650 doses of meningococcal vaccines ...

  • 6 December

    Syria, Belarus to boost medical cooperation

    Damascus, SANA – Means of boosting health cooperation between Syria and Belarus, exchanging medicine and establishing joint investments were discussed during a meeting between Health Minister Nizar Yazigi’s and Belarus ...