Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

Ethiopian public health official (born 1965)

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Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: Ethiopian public health official (born 1965)
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is an Ethiopian public health official, researcher, diplomat, and the Director-General of the World Health Organization since 2017. Tedros is the first African to become WHO Director-General, receiving an endorsement for the role by the African Union. He played a role in the response to the Ebola virus epidemic, the COVID-19 pandemic, and the 2022–2023 mpox outbreak.


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