Stakeholder Consultation on Developing a National Contingency Plan on Public Health Emergencies of International Concern (PHEIC) for Sea Ports
As a follow up to the stakeholder consultative meeting to discuss the coordination framework in managing PHEIC, a consultation on developing a national contingency plan on PHEIC for sea ports was held at the Grand Oriental Hotel, Colombo on 17..
Ministry of Health Sri Lanka with technical and financial assistance from IOM held a multistakeholder consultative meeting on 12th February in Colombo to develop a coordinated response to address Public Health Emergencies of International Concern (PHEIC)
Identifying the importance of enhancing border health in Sri Lanka, around forty stakeholders from several government and international organizations participated at this meeting. Among the participants, there were representatives from Ministr..
The launch of the standard Operating Procedures for health officials at the ports of entry,Which was held at the “Golden Pond” Taj Samudra Hotel Colombo on 7th March 2014 With the participation of the Secretary Health and the other stakeho..
The National Migration Health Policy was launched in Colombo by the Sri Lanka Ministry of Health (MOH) as a result of three and half years of effort and collaboration between the Government of Sri Lanka and IOM. The health impact on migrant an..
The web portal dedicated to provide information on Migration, Health and Development to any person who is involved/interested in the field was co-launched by the Secretary, Ministry of Health and Chief of Mission, IOM, Sri Lanka. The media sem..
The findings of national research across four domains of migration (inbound, outbound, internal and families left behind) were dispersed to ensure evidence based policy process, in the presence of stake holders from different key disciplines r..
Research related to migration health were evaluated to produce recommendations to the policy process
Highest level commitment of the ministry of health on pursuing migration health and development agenda at the country, regional and global level
During this meeting the decision came on establishment of Health assessment for resident visa applicants to Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan delegates participated in the view of pursuing migration, health and development at the regional level.