Sixty-fourth session of the WHO Regional Committee for Africa


The sixty-fourth session of the WHO Regional Committee for Africa took place in Cotonou, Republic of Benin from 3 to 7 November 2014. The Regional Committee, comprising health Ministers from the 47 countries in the Region, is the Governing Body of WHO in the African Region.

 Nomination of new WHO Regional Director for Africa

dr-moeti-nomination-tnDr Matshidiso Moeti of Botswana nominated new World Health Organization’s Regional Director for Africa


icon AFR/RC64/2 Expression of Appreciation to the Regional Director (96.81 kB)

icon AFR/RC64/3 Progress towards the achievement of the health-related MDGs (92.97 kB)

icon AFR/RC64/R4 Regional Strategic Plan for Immunization 2014-2020 (187.8 kB)

icon AFR/RC64/R5 Viral hepatitis- situation analysis and perspectives in the African Region (27.21 kB)

icon AFR/RC64/R6 African Public Health Emergency Fund (180.31 kB)

icon AFR/RC64/R7 Biennial Report of the Regional Director 2012-2013 (91.13 kB)

icon AFR/RC64/R8 Vote of thanks (101.09 kB)


icon Statement by H.E. Dr Thomas Boni Yayi, President of the Republic Of Benin (124.04 kB)

icon Address by Honourable Prof. Dorothée Kinde Gazard, Minister of Health of the Republic of Benin (108.9 kB)

icon Remarks by the United Nations Secretary-General, Mr Ban Ki-moon (103.5 kB)

icon Address by the WHO Director General, Dr Chan (116.88 kB)

icon Statement by the Honourable Minister of Health and Population of the Republic of Congo (185.95 kB)

icon Address by the WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Luis G. Sambo (172.15 kB)