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.

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Discursos e mensagens

Every year on 10 October, the world commemorates World Mental Health Day, to draw attention to the importance of mental health.
Honourable Chairman and elected officers of the Sixty-seventh session of the Regional Committee; Honorable Ministers of Health and Heads of Delegations;
Your Excellency, President Danny Faure, President of the Republic of Seychelles Honorable Ministers of Health of SIDS and Heads of Delegations Distinguished guests 
Thank you for attending this side event. I am particularly grateful to our excellent Panelists and all of you for actively contributing to such fruitful deliberations. 
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