Yemeni-Saudi cooperation on fighting malaria [Archives:2004/701/Local News]

January 8 2004

Director general of the national program on fighting malaria disease Dr Shawqi al-Maweri said last Monday there were joint cooperation, efforts and activities for fighting malaria to be embarked on during this month. The cooperation in this field would be started on border areas between Yemen and Saudi Arabia.
A large number of doctors and technicians in this health area are taking part in preventative campaigns and these campaigns are in implementation of outcomes of meetings of the Yemeni-Saudi joint specialized committee that held its meetings in the city of Hardh, Hajja governorate during the period 9-10 last December.