Wednesday
May 10
2017

China Ready to Build First Center For Disease Control in Africa

Beijing, China – The People’s Republic of China has reemphasized its commitment to supporting Africa’s public health system as part of ways to solidifying friendship and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) set by the United Nations.

The support is captured in a US$2 billion public health project as part of the country’s plan and commitment to supporting developing countries’ health system. Over 80% of this amount will go to African countries in order to help develop their respective public health systems.

Source: FrontPageAfrica (link opens in a new window)

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Health Care
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Africa, China, global health, health care, public health, rural healthcare delivery, SDGs