Forum at the League Of Arab Nations
A Forum of the National Health Competencies was held at the headquarters of the League Of Arab Nations in Cairo (Egypt) on February 16, 2017.
The high-profile meeting with representatives from across the healthcare sector, World Health Organization, UN ECOSOC and Vatican was organized by Prof. Dr. Agharid El Gamal.
Discussion at the roundtable.
Prof. Torello Lotti and Prof. Agharid El-Gamal during the session.
Journalists, TV and radio gathered to cover the event.
Prof. Yan Valle talks about role of UN ECOSOC in protecting rights of people with disabilities.
I support the petition to designate June 25 as Vitiligo World Day and save millions of people worldwide from social isolation and persecution.
What is coming?
XXIII Master Class in Cuba
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High-level Meeting on the Asian and Pacific Decade of People With Disabilities
The UN's Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), in cooperation with the China Disabled Persons’ Federation (CDPF), is organizing the High-lev...27 November 2017 09:00, Beijing, China
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