The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and Morocco on cooperation in the field of health.
The MoU covers the following areas of cooperation:-
i) Non-communicable diseases, including child cardiovascular diseases and cancer;
ii) Drug Regulation and Pharmaceutical quality control;
iii) Communicable Diseases;
iv) Maternal, child and neonatal health;
v) Hospital twinning for exchange of good practices;
vi) Training in administration and management of health services and Hospitals;
vii) Any other area of cooperation as may be mutually decided upon.
A Working Group will be set up to further elaborate the details of cooperation and to oversee the implementation of this MoU.