The Ministry of Economy, Planning and Development (MEPyD), the French Development Agency (AFD) and the European Union (EU) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for health with a donation of 8 8 million to the Dominican Republic. Areas.
This donation will strengthen Govt-19’s plan to strengthen public policy and financial management in the face of the health and socio – economic crisis.
Miguel Ceara Hatton, Minister of Economy, Planning and Development, noted that this collaboration initiative was created in close collaboration with the Ministry of Public Health and the Cabinet of Social Policy, executive bodies and various national organizations involved in this important collaboration.
In this sense, he pointed out that “this project completes the efforts of the current government administration in matters of social cooperation and health,” which seeks to contribute to the expression of actions that lead to the expansion of opportunities and the improvement of the quality of basic services. Services provided to the Dominican people at various levels and social strata.
For his part, the French ambassador to the country, Eric Fornier, said the AFD activity was part of the government’s “Salute n com” initiative to support France’s allies in dealing with the Covit-19 crisis.
“In particular, for Latin America and the Caribbean, France has raised 800 800 million in subsidized finance and soft loans,” he said.
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The agreement was signed by the Minister of Economy, Planning and Development (MEPyD), Miguel Ceara Hatton, led by EU Ambassador, HE Katja Afheldt, and French Ambassador to the country Eric Fornier. Charles Trottman of the AFD “Three Oceans” Department, Philip La Cognata, Regional Director of the AFD “Atlantic Ocean” and Sandra Kasab, Director of the AFD at Santo Domingo.
Olaya Onfina Dotel, Deputy Minister of International Cooperation for MEPyD; Juan Francisco Bena Cuba, Director General of the Cabinet of Social Policies; Similarly, as representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Finance, the High Plan, the Administrator of Social Grants and the unique organization of beneficiaries.