Health Minister in Athens to hold meetings and sign cooperation memorandum with Kids Save Lives Organisation

Minister of Health, Michalis Hadjipantela, travelled today to Athens, where he will hold meetings and sign a memorandum of cooperation with the Humanitarian Civil Society Organisation KIDS SAVE LIVES.

According to a press release by the Health Ministry, Hadjipantela will have a meeting today with his Greek counterpart, Thanos Plevris, President of Hellenic National Public Health Organization (EODY), Theoklis Zaoutis.

On Friday, he will meet with President of the Greek Humanitarian Civil Society Organisation KIDS SAVE LIVES, Anastasios Stefanakis, for the signing of a memorandum of cooperation between the two institutions.

?t is noted that the purpose of the memorandum is to create a common front of solidarity for the immediate shielding, safety, protection and rescue of any human life at risk from a heart attack, drowning or other cause.

Among other things, the memorandum of cooperation aims to prevent, raise awareness and inform the public about First Aid and the development of a Community First Responder System, with the aim of dealing timely with life-threatening incidents until specialised help is at hand.

Source: Cyprus News Agency