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Meeting of the Health, Welfare and Family Committee

On 8 March 2019 in Rīga, meeting of the Health, Welfare and Family Committee was held. Parliamentarians, representatives of the Baltic Council of Ministers and experts analysed cooperation of the Baltic States in health care, crisis management and civil protection: 1) Cooperation in exchange of organs for transplantation by focusing on solution for a transitional period concerning cooperation in exchange of organs for transplantation and long-term solution concerning cooperation in exchange of organs for transplantation; 2) Implementation of the Partnership Agreement on Joint Procurements of Medicinal Products and Medical Devices and Lending of Medicinal Products and Medical Devices Procurable Centrally is on the agenda of the meeting (list of possible joint procurements of vaccines for the next period; consultations about joint approaches towards producers of medicine and medical devices; list of possible joint procurements of medical supplies for hospitals (for example, syringes, bandage gauzes, etc.); 3) Cooperation in the field of disaster prevention, preparedness and response, crisis management and civil protection (health care aspects).

 

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Photos by Chancellary of Saeima, author Ieva Ābele