Extra Ordinary SADC Ministers of Health Strategic Meeting on Listeriosis preparedness and response
The Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, in his capacity as the chair of SADC Ministers of Health, has called an extra-ordinary meeting to brief the Ministers of Health on the outbreak of Listeriosis in South Africa and the efforts made by government to contain it.
SADC member countries are comprised of Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
After their meeting, the Ministers will then brief the media on the agreed course of action to mitigate the outbreak of Listeriosis in the SADC Region.
The meeting is expected to deliberate on preventing trans-border outbreak of Listeriosis.
Source: Government of South Africa