6th September 2017 - The need to make health for all is a top priority in WHO South-East Asia Region as health ministers, leaders and officials commenced the Seventieth Regional Committee for the WHO South East Asia, proudly hosted by the Maldives. The Regional Committee which continues on for five days is the governing body meeting hosted by one of the eleven Member States of the WHO South East Asia each year.
14th August 2017- To reinforce progress towards 2025 non communicable disease targets in the country, HE Abdulla Nazim Ibrahim together with WHO Representative Dr Arvind Mathur and Director General of Public Health Ms Maimoona Abu Bakr
launched the Package of Essential Non Communicable (PEN) Disease Programme for Primary Health Care in the Maldives in an event organized by Health Protection Agency with support and collaboration from WHO Maldives.
3rd August 2017- The official function to mark World Hepatitis Day 2017 was celebrated by Health Protection Agency and WHO Country Office for Maldives through a High Level Meeting today. Cabinet members such as Minister of Home Affairs Honorable Azleen Ahmed, Minister of Health Honorable Abdulla Nazim Ibrahim together with the WHO Representative Dr Arvind Mathur attended the event, themed "Eliminate Hepatitis".