With the support of The European Union, IRC celebrated the World Diabetes Day on 14th of November in Alharat PHC (Tripoli). Both the DoH and a representative of the PHC director participated on this event. Over 100 clients were checked for blood sugar, blood pressure and received health education and leaflets. The MoH representatives commended the IRC for the excellent work. In Zliten (Misrata), the IRC successfully conducted both health checks and awareness sessions.
This activitiy is implemented in the framework of "Evidence Based Care for Non-Communicable Diseases : A model for Primary Health Care in Libya" project, implemented by International Rescue Commitee in partnership with Libyan Ministry of Health, Permiere Urgence Internationale (PUI) and Primary Care International (PCI).