BRAZZAVILLE, Congo (Republic of the), November 3, 2020/ — Please join an online media briefing with representatives from the World Health Organization (WHO.int), Community Health and Information Network, Uganda and KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme in Kenya. The briefing is on-the-record and it is an opportunity for you to ask questions on COVID-19 in Africa. The media briefing is facilitated by APO Group.
Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHO Regional Director for Africa
Professor Ifedayo Adetifa, Clinical Epidemiologist, KEMRI-Wellcome Trust Research Programme and Associate Professor, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Regina Kamoga, Executive Director, Community Health and Information Network (CHAIN) and Chairperson of the Uganda Alliance of Patients Organisations (UAPO)
Date: Thursday 5 November, 2020
Time: 10:00 -11:00 Dakar time
11:00 -12:00 Brazzaville time
13:00 -14:00 Kampala/Nairobi time
Moderated by: Tsepiso Makwetla, Journalist
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. Please specify if you are ok to ask your questions live during the press conference.
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.
WHO Regional Office for Africa