Ministers of health from the WHO African region will meet in Dakar, Senegal for the Sixty-eighth session of the WHO Regional Committee for Africa (RC 68).
The conference will bring together more than 300 participants. Among the dignitaries attending the week-long meeting are; Dr Tedros Adhanom Gebreyesus; the Director-General of WHO, Dr Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO Regional for Africa, senior WHO officials, representatives of agencies of the United Nations system, bilateral and multilateral and organizations, non-governmental organizations and high ranking officials of Ministries of Health.
During the meeting Ministers will take stock of the work of WHO, provide guidance on the proposed actions on a range of health issues facing the African Region.
The Hon Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole is leading a delegation of high-ranking officials of the federal Ministry of health to advocate for renewed efforts to ensure that people have access to affordable & good quality health care.