Today, the European Union has issued a policy document setting out its vision for deepening its relationship with partner countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. The EU-LAC Communication will serve as a blueprint for closer ties between our two regions – turning that vision into reality.
SPHaïtiLab : Appui au Laboratoire National de Santé Publique pour améliorer la politique nationale de laboratoires en Haïti” was born following a request by the National Public Health Laboratory (LNSP) of Haiti who plays a unifying role in this project.
Laboratories appeared at the beginning of the twentieth century in Haiti. But, like the country's health system, this sector has had its ups and downs. Availability and access to quality laboratory services are still major challenges for the country.
This third progress report presents highlights of operational developments in the European Union's (EU) external assistance concerned with nutrition and provides updates on progress towards its two commitments in nutrition :
- to support partner countries in reducing the number of stunted children under the age of five by at least 7 million by 2025
- to ensure the allocation of EUR 3.5 billion between 2014 and 2020 to improve nutrition in developing countries.