South Korea’s “One Asia Program” in Mongolia

2023-02-08 16:58:46

Ulaanbaatar, February 8, 2023 /MONTSAME/.The Member of the State Great Khural J. Chinburen welcomed Chang Sin Jung, the chairman of the National Tuberculosis (TB) Association of South Korea, and other representatives and held a meeting on February 2.


During this meeting, the two sides exchanged views on the international programs to improve the early diagnosis, treatment, and regular check-ups of tuberculosis, and the progress of other programs which are being implemented right now. 


In the framework of implementing the “Building Capacity to Enhance Early Diagnosis and Clinical Management of TB Program”, two sides are planning to establish a “One Asia- Infectious Disease Research Center” in Mongolia using the high technologies  which are used for Covid-19 and BT detection in South Korea. 


The Government of Mongolia funded the project of a new “Hospital for TB” in the Bayanzurkh district. “One Asia Program” is well-coordinated with this project too. We’re ready to cooperate on effective projects to fight against TB and improve its diagnosis and treatments." said J. Chinburen.


The next topics of the meeting were to develop AI technology, especially mobile apps under the name of the “One Asia Program” and training programs for doctors and nurses.