Libya, Tunisia discuss cooperation in nursing field

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Libya, Tunisia discuss cooperation in nursing field

December 01, 2022 - 13:02
Written by: SafaAlharathy

Libya is seeking to leverage the expertise of Tunisia in the specialist nursing field to enhance the services provided in the Misrata Physiotherapy Center and the Hospitals of Nalut, Zuwara, and others, a statement by Libya's Health Ministry said.

The Deputy Prime Minister/ Minister of Health, Ramadan Abu Jinnah, discussed the matter with the Tunisian Minister of Health, Ali Al-Murabit, on the sidelines of Libya's Prime Minister's visit to Tunisia on Wednesday.

Talks focused on strengthening cooperation between the two countries by establishing national programs for drug security and twinning arrangements between the hospitals of both sides.

Abu Jinnah also discussed ways of drawing on the expertise of Tunisian specialists to reactivate the Al Rabta Pharmaceutical factory in Gharyan and to train medical staff through visiting doctor programs.