SRI LANKA, April 18, 2018. - The Honorable Dr. Rajitha Senaratne, Minister of Health, Nutrition an Indigenous Medicine of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, received at the headquarters of that Ministry in Colombo, the Ambassador of Cuba, Juana Elena Ramos Rodríguez.
During the meeting, both sides discussed the state of bilateral relations in the health sector and the perspectives for its further development and strengthening.
The Sri Lankan Minister confirmed to the Cuban Ambassador his participation, as head of the delegation of his country, in the International Convention of Public Health "CUBA-SALUD 2018", to be held from April 23 to 27, 2018, at the International Conference Center, in Havana, Cuba, on the theme "Universal Health for Sustainable Development".
Dr. Rajitha Senaratne is Vice President of the Cuba - Sri Lanka Friendship Association and a member of the Parliamentary Friendship with Cuba Group.
(Cubaminrex - Embacuba Sri Lanka)