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Addis Ababa, 19-04-2016: To mobilize resources for the establishment of the regional centre of excellence for cancer treatment and management, delegates from IGAD member states, development partners and other stakeholders will convene at the Africa Hall, UNECA Compound in Addis Ababa on Wednesday20th April 2016 starting at 9.00am.

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Djibouti, 06-11-2015: Senior officials of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the World Health Organization (WHO) held a joint meeting yesterday in Djibouti to discuss the development of a regional program to regulate medicines and other medical products.

Welcoming the officials on behalf of the Executive Secretary, the Director of Economic Cooperation and Social Development at the IGAD Secretariat, Mr. Elsadig Abdalla pointed out that though the porous nature of borders in the region had facilitated a profitable movement of people and animals, goods and services in the spirit of integration, illegal and counterfeit medicines that are hazardous to human and animal health had also found their way through.

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August 03, 2015, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia:  IGAD, in partnership with Federal Ministry of Health of Ethiopia, WHO, UNFPA, and USAID/PQM, is convening the above Conference from 03 to 05 August 2015 at Hilton Hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Conference is attended by ministers and experts from Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan and Uganda.

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York (UK), 21-07,2015: Universities and colleges around the world have been urged to support the York Accord, which sets out a series of recommendations and a commitment to protect and rebuild higher education caught in the crossfire of armed conflict.

On 17 July 2015, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) - East African regional block, joined other academics and educationists from all corners at the University of York in the United Kingdom to compile the Accord   setting down in writing for the first time a minimum understanding of what are the basic principles for protection and recovery after conflict for higher education.

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