Apr 25 2021

More than 1,5 million of the Basic Education and Secondary school students start final exams on Sunday  

Damascus, SANA- More than 1,5 million pupils of the Basic Education from 5th to 8th grades and the 1st  and 2nd  grades Secondary  stage students on Sunday started to take their final exams for the academic year 2020-2021 in all the Syrian provinces amid tight precautionary measures to address the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). In a statement to SANA, the Ministry of Education said that 1,582,453 male and female students of the Basic Education from 5th grade to 8th grade and 240,261 thousand of Secondary Education (high school) students and 58,766 thousand vocational students started to take their …

Mar 7 2021

Health Ministry launches first national anti- polio immunization Days for 2021

Damascus, SANA-Health Ministry on Sunday launched the first national anti-polio vaccination campaign for the year 2021 and it targets children under the age of five regardless of their previous vaccines. The campaign will be carried out through 1073 health centers and 2437 mobile teams in different areas, and it targets more than 2.8 million children under the age of five in all Syrian provinces. Around 4250 polio workers will participate in the campaign within the health centers, 4875 within the mobile teams, 130 within the supply teams and 750 observers who will provide vaccination to the children, adhering to strict …