Ethiopian Health Minister Dr. Lia Tadasse Endorses VODAN Africa
On Thursday, 29th July 2021, Dr. Lia Tadesse, the Honourable Minister of Health of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia endorsed VODAN Africa. This was made know in a letter sent to Prof. Dr. Mouhammad Mpezamihigo, the Chair of the VODAN Africa Implementation Network.
"On behalf of the Ministry of Health of Ethiopia, it is my pleasure to provide this letter of support endorsing the collaboration on the analysis of data on Corona between Kampala International University (KIU) and Addis Ababa University (AAU). We understand that this collaborative effort is testimonial in our continent to fight this pandemic
"We value the collaboration, and we welcome the project of the Virus Outbreak Data Network (VODAN)-Africa as a way of building capacity together, and we are very excited to be part of these joint efforts, and strongly support this collaboration."
Lia Tadesse (MD, MHA), Minister