Press Release

Minister for Health, Dr James Reilly T.D.

For your information, the Minister for Health Dr James Reilly, has attended a United Nations High-level meeting in New York on health which has so far concentrated on the issue of the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases.

The historic meeting – only the second UN General Assembly to focus on health has been attended by Ministers from over 50 countries, as well as by over 20 Heads of State and over 10 Heads of Government.

Please find below a link to the healthupdate site and the United Nations site where you can listen to or see Minister Reilly deliver his statement.