Afghan Well being Minister: Well being Care Is ‘On The Verge Of Collapse’ However ‘I am Optimistic’

Dr. Wahid Majrooh is appearing minister of public well being in Afghanistan, and he faces two looming challenges: main the nation’s COVID response and sustaining health-care providers within the wake of the Taliban takeover in mid-August.

The COVID state of affairs is daunting: over 150,000 instances and seven,000 deaths to date.

The general health-care image is vital as nicely. To forestall the Taliban from getting access to support cash, the World Financial institution and different worldwide support organizations suspended $600 million in funding, together with help for the Sehatmandi venture, which paid salaries for 20,000 health-care employees at 2,800

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