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