International Conference on Lead Poisoning in Nigeria

Author:
Medecins sans Frontieres
Publisher:
Medecins sans Frontieres
Publication Date:
10 May 2012
Tags:
Nigeria, Environment, Health and Medicine

An international conference on lead poisoning with a special focus on the Zamfara crisis took place in Abuja, Nigeria. The purpose of the international conference was to bring together leading medical, environmental and mining experts, government policy makers and traditional leadership to share lessons and best practice to develop a plan of action.