Biography

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 Malaria Day on 25 April focuses global attention on malaria and its devastating impact on families, communities and development.
From 23-29 April 2018, the WHO African Region celebrates African Vaccination week (AVW) to raise awareness of the needs and rights of all people, particularly children and women, to be protected fr
Today 7 April, on its 70th anniversary, the World Health Organization celebrates World Health Day by drawing global attention to this year’s theme, “Universal health coverage (UHC): everyone, every
On 24 March every year, the global community rallies together on World TB Day to focus on how best to defeat tuberculosis (TB), an old disease that can be prevented and treated, but continues to af