In her first visit to the occupied Palestinian territory (oPt), the First Lady of Switzerland, Caroline Parmelin visited Caritas Baby Hospital today, 28 October.
The guest was welcomed by CEO Issa Al-Bandak, and the medical director, Dr. Hiyam Marzouqa Awad. The Executive Committee members introduced Mrs. Parmelin to CBH facilities where she expressed her admiration for the hospital's service and humanitarian work.
On this important event, the CEO expressed his pleasure and gratitude for the time that Mrs. Parmelin devoted to visit the only exclusively pediatric hospital in the West Bank.
Caritas Baby Hospital is considered the largest Palestinian project supported by the Swiss people since its establishment in 1953.