Mogadishu, 02 March 2020 – It was held at the AMISOM Hospital of Mogadishu, the “Orientation Day” to start the Mentoring medical program of the European Union Training Mission Somalia.

Working groups of Somali National Army doctors will attend cycles of three months training period with the specialists of the AMISOM hospital, under the supervision of EUTM-S personnel.

This activity will allow the Somali military medics to perfect their methodologies and therefore be able to provide a more effectiveness service. The project was born from the will to share and standardize medical protocols to give added value to Somali health care.

The meeting were attended by the Director of AMISOM Hospital, Captain Doctor Gideon NUWAGIRA, the SO3 Medic of the United Nation Support Office in Somalia, Captain Oliver BRITLAND, the Chief of Support Advisor of EUTM-S, Lieutenant Colonel Ben AUMONIER and the Medical Advisor Advising Team Captain Doctor Lorenzo GARETTO.

EUTM Somalia directly supports the build-up of the Somali National Army through training activities, advising activities and mentoring activities.