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Consultation on Horn of Africa Initiative adopts recommendations

15 July 2001

15 July 2001 -- Regional Consultation on the Horn of Africa Initiative (HOAI) which took place from 3 to 7 July 2001 in Nairobi, Kenya, adopted a number of recommendations aimed at improving the health status of vulnerable populations in the cross-border areas of the Horn of Africa, comprising Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan and Uganda.

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African health research advisory committee meets in Mauritius

21 April 2001

21 April 2002 -- The 21st session of the African Advisory Committee for Health Research and Development (AACHRD) is scheduled to take place from 22 to 25 April in Port Louis, capital of the Indian Ocean Island State of Mauritius, organizers of the meeting said in Brazzaville on Friday.