Handover Ceremony for the “Project for Provision of Medical Equipment for Public Institution for Health Protection of Women and Motherhood Sarajevo Canton in the Municipality of Hadžići”

 

On December 5, 2016, a handover ceremony on “The Project for Procurement of Medical Equipment for Public Institution for Health Protection of Women and Motherhood Sarajevo Canton in the Municipality of Hadžići” was held at premises of the Institution located in Hadžići Municipality. The ceremony was attended by First Secretary for Economic Department of the Embassy of Japan in Bosnia and Herzegovina Mr. Kunihiko Yasuda, Minister of Health of Sarajevo Canton Ms. Zilha Ademaj, Mayor of Hadžići Municipality Mr. Hamdo Ejubović and Director of Institution for Health Protection of Women and Motherhood Sarajevo Canton Mr. Mithat Kurtović.
The Government of Japan has granted 25,871 EUR (50,599.28 KM) to the Institution under the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Projects (GAGP) scheme for instalment of new ultrasound apparatus. Annually, this project will directly benefit around 14,000 female patients in need of ultrasound diagnostic check-up.  
The Government of Japan attaches importance to improvement of primary health care environment in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Since 1996, under the GAGP scheme the Japanese Government has donated grants for around 30 projects in the health care sector across the country. .