• WHO begins search for new director-general

    WHO begins search for new director-general

    It was gathered that the World Health Organisation, WHO, has set in motion the process of electing a new Director General in to take over from the current Director-General, Dr. Margaret Chan, was appointed in 2006 and will complete her second term on 30 June 2017. The new DG will assume office July 1, 2017.

    In a statement over the weekend, the global health body released the names of six candidates short listed from nominations submitted by the WHO’s 194 member […]