Government together with its cooperating partners have invested three million Kwacha towards training of personnel in readiness for any outbreak of major diseases.
Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya also says Zambia has transformed the health sector to deal with any eventualities that may pose a risk to the country’s health system.
Dr Chilufya says government believes there can be no sustainable development without quality healthcare.
The minister of health was speaking when he officiated at the epidemic response preparedness training in Kafue.
He thanked the cooperating partners for their commitment towards healthcare in Zambia.
And Zambia National Public Health Institute Director Victor Mukonka thanked government for its commitment to improving the health sector.