13 May 2018, Kinshasa - World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus today visited the town of Bikoro in the north-west of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to assess the response to the current Ebola outbreak.
The WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti signed an agreement with the OPEC Fund for International Cooperation (OFID) which will provide US$1-million to ESPEN to support the control and elimination of five neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) amenable to preventive chemotherapy
The Regional Offices of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) have agreed to intensify their partnership and improve health in communities across Africa.
Accra, 24 April 2018: Dr Moeti and her team paid a courtesy call on the Parliamentary Select Committee on Health at the Parliament House. She applauded the Legislature for passing the LI for Mental Health Bill (MHB) and also the increase in districts offering mental health