Courtesy call at Minister of Health

Courtesy call at Minister of Health Enlarge image (© Deutsche Botschaft Phnom Penh)

The new German Ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia, Dr. Ingo Karsten, met the Minister of Health, H.E. Professor Mam Bunheng, for an exchange of views on the health system in Cambodia and the development cooperation in the health sector on September 23, 2016. The Minister of Health appreciated the long-term and successful cooperation with Germany, in particular the GIZ- Program for Identifying Poor Households (ID Poor), which is the basis for many programs in the health sector, and the KfW- Voucher Program for Productive Health and Vulnerable Groups. Minister Mam Bunheng and Ambassador Dr. Karsten agreed that future measures of cooperation should be directed towards increasing the quality of the services provided in the health sector.