Category: Embassy News
H.E Amb. Nasise challi visited SickKids Hospital and requested their support to improve child care system in Ethiopia.
The Ambassador visited Sickkids Hospital in Toronto with her team and discussed with Brian Smith, Director at SickKids Centre for Global Child and Dr. Stan Zlotkin, Chief of the Centre for Global Child Health.
They briefed the Ambassador about the Global Child Health program, a dedicated hub for global child health focused activities at SickKids which supports the global agenda for newborn, child and adolescent health through research, sustainable capacity building, evidence based policy formulation and advocacy for improved health for children and families.
Ambassador Nasise applauded the service the hospital is providing and requested their support to share their rich experiences and strengthen their already existing involvement to improve the child health care system in Ethiopia. They agreed to expand their engagement and further explore different mechanisms to make impactful contribution.
The Ethiopian Airlines Area manager, Mr. Samson Arega also attended the meeting and explained that the Ethiopian is a proud to sponsor SickKids, provide donated flights to the Global Child Health program and the Herbie Fund as part of its ongoing support.