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Seychelles WHO Country Office

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The mission of the WHO Seychelles Country Office is to promote the attainment of the highest sustainable level of health by all people living in Seychelles through collaboration with the government and other partners in health development and the provision of technical and logistic support to country programmes.

  • WHO hands over Blood Donation Van at World Blood Donor Day Ceremony The theme for this year’s World Blood Donation Day was “Safe blood for saving mothers”, placing emphasis on increasing awareness about the importance of timely access to safe blood and blood products to prevent maternal deaths. For this occasion, the Ministry of Health in collaboration with the WHO Country office organised a ceremony and reception to thank all blood donors in the country. The highlight of the ceremony was the handing over of a blood donation van by WHO Liaison Officer…
  • Ministers of Health of Small Island Developing States meet to tackle health development issues. African Ministers of Health of Small Island Developing States meet to tackle health development issues. Victoria, Mahe , 23 October 2006 -- Five African Small Island Developing States (SIDS) began a meeting Monday in Mahe , Seychelles, to take stock of their health status and find ways of improving the health of their populations.Speaking at the opening session of the meeting taking place from from 23 to 24 October, the Minister of Health of Seychelles, Mrs Macsuzy Mondon, said, “All…