Dr Matshidiso Moeti

Dr Matshidiso Moeti from Botswana is the first woman WHO Regional Director for Africa. She aims to build a responsive, effective and result-driven regional secretariat that can advance efforts towards universal health coverage and accelerate progress toward global development goals, while tackling emerging threats. will underpin every aspect of the Regional Office's work during her tenure.

Biography Dr Matshidiso Moeti

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Speeches and Messages

World Cancer Day, held annually on 4 February, is an opportunity for the global community to unite in combating cancer, the second leading cause of death in the world.
As we mark World AIDS Day on 1 December, whose theme this year is “Right to Health”, I would like to share the story of Alex, a 14 year old high school student who lives with his grandmother in Dou
Today, November 14, the World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa joins the international community in commemorating World Diabetes Day 2017, under the theme “Women and diabetes
The World Health Organization will join the global community to commemorate World Antibiotics Awareness Week from 13-19 November 2017.
Transformation Agenda

Transformation Agenda

The Transformation Agenda of the World Health Organization Secretariat in the African Region is a vision and a strategy for change aimed at facilitating the emergence of the WHO that the staff and stakeholders want.

It is a result of consultations with staff members within and outside the WHO African Region, and stakeholders from outside the Organization. The Transformation Agenda covers four focus areas:

  1. pro-results values
  2. smart technical focus
  3. responsive strategic operations
  4. effective communications and partnerships