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

The WHO African Region celebrates African Traditional Medicine Day every year on 31 August.
On July 28, the WHO African Region will join the global celebration of the World Hepatitis Day. The theme “Test. Treat.
Every year on 14 June, the African Region joins the global community to celebrate World Blood Donor Day.
Every year on 31 May, WHO and its partners observe World No Tobacco Day to highlight the dangers associated with using tobacco, and to press for policies to reduce tobacco use.