Islamabad, 2 February 2023: Central Secretary General of Pakistan Islamic Medical Association Dr. Iftikhar Burney participated in a meeting hosted by World Health Organisation at WHO Country Office Islamabad on 1st February 2023. The meeting was arranged in connection with Malaria Eradication Program in flood-affected areas of Pakistan. PIMA was specially invited to attend this meeting. The participants were highly impressed by relief activities of PIMA in flood-affected areas.
WHO has intended to arrange such meetings fortnightly with a view to enhance their relief work jointly with AKF and PIMA in flood-affected areas of Pakistan. Malaria Endemics will be main focus of the joint efforts. Many national and international consultants of WHO were participants in this meeting.