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CFR Expert Provides Scorecard For WHO Director General’s Achievements Thus Far

Council on Foreign Relations: A Scorecard for Dr. Tedros as the WHO’s Director-General
Yanzhong Huang, adjunct senior fellow for global health at the Council on Foreign Relations, discusses WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus’s achievements thus far in his first year leading the WHO, and writes, “Tedros’s first year as director general of the WHO demonstrated his vision, leadership, and ability to seize an opportunity for action. However, concerns remain regarding his willingness to balance public health with governance and human rights challenges” (5/24).