Technical committees of the ministerial sectors discuss a report on the justification for investment in nutrition in Sudan

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Technical committees of the ministerial sectors discuss a report on the justification for investment in nutrition in Sudan

The joint meeting of the technical committees of the sectors of the Council of Ministers discussed on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, chaired by Dr. Omar Mohammed Saleh Secretary General of the Council Ministers a report on the justification for investment in nutrition in Sudan. The report express commitment to  reduce malnutrition, save children's lives, prevents disability and improve the nutritional status of citizens to accelerate development and economic growth.

In a related context, the meeting reviewed the final report of the watery diarrhea
epidemic 2016-2018, Which included the comprehensive survey of the cases and factors that helped the spread of the disease and the efforts made by the Ministry of Health and the concerned bodies and the role of the committees, headed by the Supreme Committee under the supervision of the First Vice President of the Republic the Prime Minister to curb the epidemic.

The meeting recommended adopting the plan of the Ministry of Health and its partners to accelerate investment in nutrition in the Sudan and develop an urgent plan based on the preventive aspects and liabilities to avert the danger of diarrhea and the supervision of the National Water Authority on urban water and to treat Nile water and drinking in all states.