MoU between India and Guinea for Medicine and Homeopathy

  • Cabinet approves MoU between India and Guinea on Cooperation in the Field of Traditional Systems of Medicine and Homeopathy.
  • The MoU was signed on 02nd August,2019 during the 3-day visit of the President Shri Ram Nath Kovind to Guinea.
  • Major impact:The MoU will enhance bilateral cooperation between the two countries in the areas of Traditional Systems of Medicine.
  • The Ministry of AYUSH of the Republic of India having mandate to promote, propagate AYUSH systems (including Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha, Sowa-Rigpa and Homoeopathy) globally.
  • As a part of global promotion and propagation of the AYUSH systems of medicine, the Ministry of AYUSH has signed Country to Country MoUs on cooperation in the field of Traditional Medicine with various countries and also established AYUSH academic Chairs in identified Universities in various foreign countries.