Pre­mier: Health­care More ef­fort sup­port­will con­tin­ue­sought

China Daily (USA) - - CHINA - By HU YONGQI in Shang­hai huy­ongqi@chi­nadaily.com.cn

Pre­mier Li said that over more than five decades, China has sent more Pre­mier than Li 20,000 Ke­qiang med­i­cal pledged work­er­son Mon­dayto 67 that coun­triesChina will and con­tinue re­gions. As its par­tic­i­pa­tiona re­sult, more in thana global 260 cam­paign mil­lion peo­ple­for health around pro­mo­tion­the worl­dand have pro­vide re­ceived health­care med­i­cal aid treat­ment,to other he de­vel­opin­gadded. coun­tries.

After China the has out­break en­dorsed of and Ebola pro­moted in West Africa, global co­op­er­a­tionChina quick­lyin health sent more­and met than its 1,200 in­ter­na­tionalmed­i­cal work­er­sre­spon­si­bil­i­ties, and pub­lic the health pre­mier ex­perts said to dur­ing fight the­his keynote­virus in the speech re­gion,at the con­tribut-open­ing ing to the ef­forts that have over­come cer­e­monythe epi­demic,of the Ninth Li Glob­al­said. Con­fer­ence “We willon Health con­tinue Pro­mo­tionto ac­tive­lyin Shang­hai. par­tic­i­pate in global health pro­mo­tion The con­fer­ence,and pro­vide co-or­ga­nized­help to other by de­vel­op­ingthe Na­tional coun­tries Health withi­nand Fam­ily our ca­pac­ity,” Plan­ning he Com­mis­sion­added. and the World The Health pre­mier Or­ga­ni­za­tion,also called on in­cluded other coun­tries­more than to 1,200 co­or­di­nate par­tic­i­pants their from man­age­ment126 coun­triesof emer­gen­ciesand re­gions. It in is cop­ingheld ev­ery with four pub­lic years healthto im­prove chal­lenges, health and and equal­i­tyto im­prove among mech­a­nisms­peo­ple around the for world. global dis­ease mon­i­tor­ing,This year marks warn­ing the 30thand emer­gen­cyan­niver­sary re­sponses.of the first such con­fer­ence,

“The Chi­nese govern­ment at sup­port­swhich the the Ot­tawa WHO Char­ter,to set which up calls teams for and peace, funds shel­ter, for ed­u­ca­tion, emer­gen­cies, a sus­tain­able­and it ecosys­tem­calls on de­vel­ope­dand so­cial equal­ity economiesto en­hanceto en­hance health, their­was passed. sup­port to de­vel­op­ing coun­tries,” WHO Li Direc­tor-Gen­er­al­added. Mar­garet China Chan has Fung con­trib­uted Fu-chun much said to health global health pro­mo­tion pro­mo­tion re­quiresby send­ing­par­tic­i­pa­tion doc­tors by an­dall coun­tries­nurses over­seas,and all de­part­ments.es­pe­cially to Africa and other less-de­vel­ope­dLi said that over re­gions,more than said five Liu decades, Zhenghong, Chi­naa pro­fes­sorhas sent of more for­eign than 20,000aid at An­huiNor­malUniver­sity.med­i­cal work­ers to 67 coun­tries and re­gions.

WU ZHIYI / CHINA DAILY

Pre­mier Li Ke­qiang, ad­dress­ing the open­ing cer­e­mony of the Ninth Global Con­fer­ence on Health Pro­mo­tion in Shang­hai on Mon­day, says China will con­tinue to par­tic­i­pate in a global health pro­mo­tion cam­paign.

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