Le Directeur de l’OMS satisfait des entretiens qu’il a eu avec le ministre mauritanien de la Santé
The Director General of the World Health Organization Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus expressed in a tweet posted on his Facebook page his satisfaction with the exchanges he had recently, on the sidelines of the work of the 7th Annual Meetings of the organization, with the Mauritanian Minister Mr. Mokhtar Ould Dahi.
He also welcomed the results of their meeting, praising the leadership skills of the Minister and expressing his congratulations to Mauritania for the commendable progress made in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, noting the achievements recorded in terms of vaccination.
The Minister of Health, Mr. Mokhtar Ould Dahi, had congratulated in a speech delivered during the conclave of the WHO, the Director General, for his reappointment at the head of the organization for a second term, recalls-we.
Ould Dahi had also welcomed this brilliant and deserved election of the head of the WHO and renewed support for the international civil servant that he is for the honorable record he achieved during his first term, despite the difficult situations, emergencies, and pandemics , which had calmed the world since 2020.
In January 2022, the Executive Board of the WHO had proposed, on the basis of an overall positive assessment, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus to occupy again the position of Director-General.
During his first mandate, the former head of Ethiopian diplomacy (2012 – 2016) initiated an in-depth transformation of the WHO to make it more efficient and thus able to obtain an impact in the countries in order to promote health. , to better protect people in emergency situations and to make access to health more equitable.
In addition, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus had spearheaded WHO’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic, Ebola virus disease outbreaks in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and the health consequences of multiple other humanitarian crises.
Prior to WHO, he also served as Chairman of the Board of the Global Fund to Fight HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, Chairman of the Roll Back Malaria Partnership Board, and Chairman of the Maternal Health Partnership Board. , newborns and children, we recall.