Prime Minister receives WHO Representative to Mongolia

2022-08-04 11:37:05

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. On August 3, Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene received World Health Organization’s Representative to Mongolia Dr. Sergey Diorditsa in connection with the latter’s completion of mission here. During his five-year tenure in Mongolia, Dr. Diorditsa implemented major projects in the health sector and was supportive of the policy of the Government of Mongolia.

During the meeting, Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene expressed his gratitude to Dr. Diorditsa for making valuable contribution to coordinating the support of international organizations in Mongolia amid the difficult time of COVID-19 pandemic, and saving 40 thousand lives from potential risk. “Your participation was very important in overcoming the pandemic with minimal loss,” added the PM.

For his part, Dr. Sergey Diorditsa said, “We have made many successes together in difficult times. I hope further cooperation will expand much more. I would like to congratulate Mongolia for working with a strategic vision to strengthen primary health care services. It is praiseworthy that this work is being carried out on a large scale during the government headed by you. Response actions to the pandemic taken by the government of Mongolia have become a good example for other countries.”