Ministry of Health Calls for ICRC’s Support to Capacity Building of Officials Working with Offenders

Ministry of Health has requested the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) to further support capacity building of relevant national and international officials whose duties are to provide free-of-charge medical check-up and treatment for offenders in Cambodia.

The request was recently made by Minister of Health H.E. Mam Bunheng while receiving Mr. Roman Paramonov, newly appointed Head of Mission of ICRC in Cambodia.

Taking the opportunity, H.E. Mam Bunheng thanked ICRC for the free medical check-up and treatment for offenders so far, including physiotherapy treatment and other educational programmes.

For his part, Mr. Roman Paramonov noticed the progress of health sector in Cambodia and pledged to continue supporting the said domain.

Both sides also shared their views and experience to further enhance Cambodia's health sector.

Source: Agency Kampuchea Press