14th November 2017 – The Ministry of Health will host the Secretary General of Rehabilitation International (RI), Ms Venus M Ilagan at the Red Roof Building on Friday 17th November 2017at 11am.

Ms M Ilagan will pay a courtesy call the Minister for Health, Mr Jean Paul Adam at 11 am to discuss new partnerships and areas of cooperation.

This visit follows the Rehabilitation International Global Annual General Assembly being held in Ethiopia from the 12th to 15th November 2017. Seychelles who is a member of Rehabilitation International will be participating in this meeting.

Rehabilitation is the action of restoring someone to health or normal life after training and therapy after an ailment. In Seychelles rehabilitation services are mainly offered at the North East Point Hospital and the Rehabilitation Centre in North East Point.

Ms Ilagan will be in Seychelles from the 16th to 19th November. She will also visit the Ministry of Family Affairs, the School for the Exceptional Child, Rehabilitation Centre, and the Vocational Centre for Persons with Disabilities.

 

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