• Sat. Dec 2nd, 2023

Donation of twenty-six motorcycles for the promotion of community health


Apr 30, 2023

GITEGA April 30th  (ABP) – The NGO Memisa Belgium, working in the medical sector in Burundi, handed over, on Wednesday April 26, 2023, twenty-six (26) motorcycles to the Ministry of Public Health and the Fight against AIDS, for the promotion of community health in the provinces of Muyinga, Karuzi, Gitega and Muramvya.

The coordinator of this organization, Dr Édouard Nkurunziza, indicated that this rolling stock has a value of 114 million Fbu, promising that a vehicle will also be granted to each provincial office of the same health entities to strengthen the performance of supervision and supervision of health promotion technicians and community health workers.

Dr. Nkurunziza ended his remarks with the assurance of Belgium to remain alongside Burundi in improving the health of the people.

The Director General of Public Health, Mrs. Cléophile Akindavyi expressed words of thanks for this donation to the address of the Kingdom of Belgium, through the support of Memisa Belgium. To the beneficiaries of the motorcycles, she recommended that they take more of a qualitative leap in the performance of their duties. These tools should be used exclusively for their movements to access the depths of the villages for the improvement of community health, she hammered to conclude.

The beneficiaries of the motorcycles contacted by the ABP indicated that no one doubts that those tools will make it easier for them to increase their output.