High-level Side Event at the AU Mid-Year Coordination Meeting

Invitation to representatives of the media OVERVIEW: A High-level side event under the theme: “Strengthening Public Health Emergency Operations Centres in Africa: A Call to Action”. Happening on the side-lines of the 41st Ordinary Session of the Executive Council of the African Union and the 4th Mid-Year Coordination Meeting of the AU and the Regional […]

Media Advisory: Invitation to Representatives of the Media

WHAT: Media briefing on emerging discussions at the first international Conference on Public Health in Africa (CPHIA 2021), the impact of COVID-19 in the continent, and the urgent call for a New Public Health Order in Africa. The media briefing will further highlight interventions needed to strengthen African health security and pandemic preparedness & response. […]

Preparing for the Fair, Equitable and Timely Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccines In Africa

The African Union, through the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC), has taken a leadership role in developing the continent’s strategy for development and access to a COVID-19 vaccine. Leading up to the World Health Assembly in May 2020, H.E. Cyril Ramaphosa, Chairperson of the African Union and President of the Republic […]

Virtual Press Conference: Global Nursing Leadership Program

GLOBAL NURSING LEADERSHIP PROGRAM: Nurses Transforming Global Public HealthThe Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health and the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) launch a Global Nursing Leadership Program