Health not only priority for EU-funded programs after Ebola — Mimica

During an official visit to Guinea attended by Devex, European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development Neven Mimica announced a new financial assistance package for Ebola-affected nations in West Africa. Strengthening local health systems is a priority — but not the only one.

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