Reminder: WHO Africa Online Press Briefing on COVID-19 and health worker infections in Africa
Please join an online media briefing with the World Health Organization (WHO) (https://www.afro.who.int/) Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Matshidiso Moeti, Ministers of Health of Burkina Faso and Sierra Leone and International Maternal Health & Midwifery Specialist from Ghana. The briefing is on-the-record and it is an opportunity for you to ask questions about the COVID-19 and health worker infections in Africa. The media briefing is facilitated by APO Group.
– Dr. Matshidiso Moeti, World Health Organization Regional Director for Africa
– Hon Dr Léonie Claudine Lougue, Minister of Health of Burkina Faso
– Hon Dr Alpha T. Wurie, Minister of Health and Population of Sierra Leone
– Dr. Jemima A. Dennis-Antwi, International Maternal Health & Midwifery Specialist
Date: Thursday 23 July
Time: 12:00 Brazzaville/Kinshasa Time GMT +1 / 13:00 Central Africa Time / 14:00 Nairobi Time
- Tsepiso Makwetla, Journalist
Language: English/ French
To attend, please register at: https://APO-opa.com/who/
Interpretation will be provided in French. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with details on how to access the event.
You can send questions in advance in English or French. Please email Collins Boakye-Agyemang: firstname.lastname@example.org and Danielle Siemeni: email@example.com with your full name, your country and your media organization. Anonymous questions will not be accepted.
You can also ask questions live during the briefing using the Q&A function in Zoom. Please specify your full name, your country and the media organization you work for.
Distributed by APO Group on behalf of WHO Regional Office for Africa.