WHO DG Chan Welcomes Gavi’s Chair-Elect, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
WHO: WHO welcomes appointment of Chair-elect of Gavi Board Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
In this statement, WHO Director-General Margaret Chan says, “WHO welcomes the appointment of the Chair-elect of the Board of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. She will take up the position of chair from January 2016. … She will also work closely with Dr. Flavia Bustreo, WHO assistant director general for family, women’s and children’s health, who is vice chair of Gavi…” (9/22).