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
Dr Moeti also paid a courtesy call on Her Excellency the First Lady, Rebecca Akufo-Addo. She commended the First Lady’s efforts in maternal and child health in Ghana, particularly among others her support for the construction of a Mother-Baby Unit for the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital to e