Hargeisa (Somalilandpress)-United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) today donates equipment to doctors and patients in Hargeisa TB hospital. Ceremony held at Meeting Hall of hospital was attended by the General Director of Somaliland ministry of Health Dr. Abdi Guray , UNIDO program field coordinator Eng. Hasan colaad Adan,Dr. John Kiyaga who is UNDP officer, official from non-governmental oragization by the name of Havoyoco Mr. Mohamed Omar Qadaafi and General Director of TB hospital Dr. Osman.First, UNIDO program field coordinator Eng. Hasan Colaad Adan spoke at the well-organized ceremony and he told that the project has been facilitated by the government of Japan and did everything it can to invest the project.
He added that this UNIDO program will be of great help to the community after UNIDO assisted the project technically.He further went on by saying that UNIDO has close working relations with Havoyoco which has the role of implementing the project.Eng. Colaad mentioned that the project had two advantages. The first is that UNIDO created opportunity by providing training to students and the second is that the students produced equipment will be of great help to doctors and patients in Hargeisa tB hospital.The General Director of Somaliland Health Ministry Dr. Ali Guray who spoke at the ceremony expressed his thanks both to UNIDO which made the project to bear fruit and Havoyoco in which he said that it is the most active local youth organization engaged in development projects in the country.
He also thanked the government of Japan which supported UNIDO for receiving the funds.
Dr. John Kiyaga who is UNDP officer praised UNIDO's accomplishment for the short spell that it has been working in Somaliland.He also expressed thanks greatly to the government of Somaliland. Dr. Osman Abdi Maygaag who is the General Director of the hospital spoke at the ceremony and thanked UNIDO and Havoyoco for making the project possible. He further added that this will be of great assistance when it comes to the needs in the hospital.