Strengthening of the collaboration with the Central African Economic and Monetary Community CEMAC in the health sector

Signing of the CEMAC Agreement Enlarge image Ambassador Dr. Stell and CEMAC Commissioner Teya (© German Embassy Yaounde) On 30.08.2017, Ambassador Dr. Stell and CEMAC Commissioner Teya signed new cooperation agreements in the health sector.

New funds amounting to 35 Mio. € have been added to the 40 Mio € previously awarded since 2004.

These fresh funds will make possible the extension of the fight against HIV/AIDS as well as malaria, tuberculosis and hepatitis (so-called „neglected tropical diseases“ in the CEMAC member countries.

This measure is a concrete implementation of the German G20 announcement to reinforce its commitment in the health sector worldwide, especially in Africa.

Signing of the CEMAC agreement

Signing of the CEMAC-Agreement