Cambodia Ready to Host ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting
AKP Phnom Penh, August 07, 2019 --
Cambodia is getting ready to host upcoming 14th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting (AHMM) to take place from Aug. 26 to 30 in Siem Reap province.
Health Secretary of State H.E. Ms. Or Vandin yesterday convened a meeting to follow up the progress of the preparation for the regional health ministers meeting.
Though there are some more work to do, major progress has been made to ensure a smooth facilitation of the meeting toward productive discussion and effective results.
According to the Ministry of Health, senior health officials and ministers from China, Japan and Korea will also attend the 14th AHMM along with health ministers from the ten ASEAN member countries.
Cambodia’s minister of health is currently a rotating chair of ASEAN health ministers for two years until 2020.
The 13th ASEAN Health Ministers Meeting took place in Brunei Darussalam in September 2017.
By Lim Nary