tedros adhanom ghebreyesus

[citation needed] He served as vice-president of the 60th World Health Assembly that was held on 14–23 May 2007. [7], Brock Chisholm | [80] His judgement was widely questioned on social media. [26] The prevalence was reduced from its double-digit record to 4.2 in cities and 0.6 in rural areas. The document further reveals that "Ethiopia is one of the most malaria-prone countries in Africa, with rates of morbidity and mortality increasing dramatically (i.e. Margaret Chan | With a future pandemic inevitable it needs reform", "Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: The Ethiopian at the heart of the coronavirus fight", "Director-General Dr Tedros takes the helm of WHO: address to WHO staff", "World leaders for universal health coverage: achieving the SDGs through health for all", "A Leap Forward for Gender Equality in Global Health", "With new WHO director appointments, women outnumber men in senior leadership", "Presidential segment of WHO Global Conference on Noncommunicable Diseases", "WHO 'rethinking' naming Robert Mugabe as goodwill ambassador", "Robert Mugabe's WHO appointment condemned as 'an insult, "WHO DG stands for Director-General, not Dictator-General. WHO-Chef Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus hat sich gegen Vorwürfe von US-Außenminister Mike Pompeo gewehrt, er sei von China "gekauft" worden. [102], Tedros is married and has five children. There are some disturbing things about the 55-year old who was selected for the top job at the WHO in May 2017 that seem to have been skipped by the Media(D). [citation needed] He also advocated that the Ebola crises offer a unique opportunity to strengthen primary health care and highlight the importance of health as a critical security issue. – Women Deliver", "Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was the best candidate for WHO DG", "W.H.O. März 1965 in Asmara, Äthiopien, heute Eritrea) ist ein äthiopischer Biologe, Immunologe und Politiker. Accused of Covering Up Epidemics", "Attacks On WHO Candidate Are Defamatory, 'Colonial', Ambassador Says", "Tedros Adhanom facing calls to resign as Ethiopians question if it makes sense", "Open letter to the WHO Purge Dr. Tedros Adhanom out or Face the Shame! [19], The decline in the infection rate has been attributed to the concerted effort of the Ministry of Health in providing medicines and organizing various awareness-raising programs. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (Ge'ez: ቴዎድሮስ አድሓኖም ገብረኢየሱስ; n. 3 martie 1965, Asmara, Imperiul Etiopian) este un politician și academician etiopian, care este Director General al Organizației Mondiale a Sănătății din 2017. We have therefore made the assessment that COVID-19 can be characterized as a pandemic. The WHO chief's statement comes on the same day as US pharma giant Pfizer announced that its Covid-19 vaccine shows that it is 94.5 per cent effective in preventing the deadly virus. The same document alleges serious policy failures of the Government of which Tedros was the Minister of Health until 2013. [52], During its 140th meeting in January 2017, the Executive Board of the WHO shortlisted Tedros as the front runner out of six candidates through two rounds of secret voting. [49] Negash Kebret Botora, Ethiopia's ambassador to the UN and international organisations in Geneva, also played a critical role in the campaign. Hiroshi Nakajima | In November 2012, Tedros became Ethiopia's Minister of Foreign Affairs. David Steinman accused Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, 55, who took over at the WHO three years ago, of being one of three officials in control … Economist David Steinman accused WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of aiding genocide in Ethiopia and being one of three officials who directed security forces from 2013 to 2015. Montag, 20.04.2020, 20:27 In Äthiopien hat Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus das Gesundheitssystem reformiert, viele attestieren ihm großen Erfolg. The entire planet hangs on … Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Tesfamariam Alemayehu, Andrea Bosma, Karen Hanna Witten, Awash Teklehaimanot: Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Mitiku Haile, deanb, Karen Hanna Witten, Asefaw Getachew, Ambachew M. Yohannes, Mekonnen Yohannes, Hailay D. Teklehaimanot, Steven W. Lindsay, Peter Byass: Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Michel Kazatchkine, Michel Sidibé, Hiroki Nakatani: Diese Seite wurde zuletzt am 24. [35], In May 2013, controversy intensified over the under-construction Hidase Dam in the Benishangul-Gumuz near Sudan as Ethiopia began diverting the Blue Nile for the dam's construction. [26] The number of people starting HIV treatment increased more than 150-fold during 2005–2008. 165.1k Followers, 13 Following, 362 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (@drtedros) [36] The panel held its fourth meeting in Addis Ababa in November 2012. [5] Da die WHO Chinas Vorgehen und die angebliche Offenheit seiner Führung lobt sowie Propagandabotschaften unkommentiert lässt, wurde von Tedros vielfach der Rücktritt gefordert. [95][96][69][97][98][99] According to the BBC, "while Dr Tedros may be political, a lot of that political effort seems to be spent reassuring authoritarian, opaque governments, in a bid to get them to work with the WHO to tackle diseases which threaten global health. ", "Dr. Tedros Adhanom One of WHO Director General Finalist is an Individual Suspected of a Crime Against Humanity", "The WHO failed on Ebola. Tedros, my friend, retract your decision, consult with colleagues, and rethink", "WHO cancels Robert Mugabe goodwill ambassador role", "Director General rescinds Goodwill Ambassador appointment", "Ethiopia: WHO director-general works as TPLF diplomat", "Ethiopian army accuses WHO chief of supporting Tigray forces", "WHO chief denies Ethiopia's claim of backing Tigray region", "Mission impossible? Für die Kurzform wird anstelle des nicht existierenden Nachnamens der Rufname Tedros verwendet. [according to whom?] [19] The rate of new malaria admittances fell 54% in the country over the same period, while the number of childhood malaria cases reported at clinics fell by 60%. [10], Tedros was born in Asmara, which at that time was in Ethiopia—but is now the capital of Eritrea[11]—to Adhanom Gebreyesus and Melashu Weldegabir. [53], Tedros was elected as Director-General of the World Health Organization by the World Health Assembly on 23 May 2017,[4][54][55] becoming the first director-general who is not a medical doctor,[56][57] with an overwhelming 133 votes out of 185. Tedros is the first non-physician and first African in the role; he was endorsed by the African Union. The family originated from the Enderta awrajja of the province of Tigray. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus / dpa It argues "Ethiopia faces many challenges related to human resources for healthcare, including the shortage of skilled health workers, high turnover and lack of retention of health professionals." Jede Panikmache, sogar das Wort "Pandemie" hat WHO-Generaldirektor Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus peinlich vermieden. Im Mai 2017 wurde Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus auf der siebzigsten Weltgesundheitsversammlung für eine Amtszeit von fünf Jahren zum Generaldirektor der WHO gewählt. [4], In May 2017, just prior to the WHO election, stories surfaced about an alleged cover-up of three possible cholera epidemics in Ethiopia in 2006, 2009 and 2011. "[81] After a widespread condemnation, on 22 October 2017 Tedros rescinded Mugabe's goodwill ambassador role. The outcome document, called the Addis Ababa Action Agenda (AAAA), set policy actions by Member States, which draw upon all sources of finance, technology, innovation, trade, and data to support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. [28][29] He played key role in saving the Forum from collapse by bringing polarized positions closer. [16], In 1986, after his first degree, Tedros joined the Ministry of Health of the Derg as a junior public health expert. "[91], On 11 March 2020, the WHO declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (Ge'ez: ቴዎድሮስ አድሓኖም ገብረኢየሱስ; born 3 March 1965)[1] is an Ethiopian[1] biologist, public health researcher and official[2] who has served since 2017 as Director-General of the World Health Organization. [39] Ethiopia requested that the Egyptian Ambassador explain the meeting. [6] [60][61] He took office for a five-year term on 1 July 2017. [citation needed] Tedros "was supported by a bloc of African and Asian countries, including China, which has considerable influence with those members" while "the US, UK and Canada... lent their support to... the British doctor David Nabarro." At this time the Ethiopian health ministry faced challenges that included poverty, poor infrastructure, and a declining global economic situation; Ethiopia employed fewer doctors than the number of Ethiopian doctors working in the Chicago metropolitan area. Prevention measures like the use of condoms have shot up starkly with increased awareness on the disease and advertising urging safe sex practices and condom use. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreye sus 2 HOUR S AGO If everything you knew about vaccines came from social media, you could be forgiven for thinking global immunisation rates are collapsing under a torrent of misinformation from anti-vaccine activists sowing seeds of doubt in the minds of parents. [89] During the announcement, Tedros said "Make no mistake, though, this is an emergency in China. From 2008 until 2009, he was a member of the High Level Taskforce on Innovative International Financing for Health Systems, co-chaired by Gordon Brown and Robert Zoellick. [22][7][19], As Minister of Health, Tedros was able to form a close relationship with prominent figures including former American president Bill Clinton and the Clinton Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus . He appointed Dr. Tereza Kasaeva of the Russian Ministry of Health to lead the WHO Global Tuberculosis Program without soliciting civil society input; days before the appointment, civil society organizations had published an open letter calling for a competitive, open process to identify the Program's new director. [26] The Health Ministry conducted the distribution of 20.5 million insecticide-treated bed nets to protect over 10 million families in malaria-prone areas between 2005 and 2008. Marcolino Gomes Candau | Mugabe was chair of the African Union when Tedros was endorsed as a sole African Union candidate in a murky process that did not consider qualified alternatives like Michel Sidibé of Mali and Awa Marie Coll-Seck of Senegal. [19] Infant mortality decreased by 23 percent, from 77 to 59 deaths per 1,000 births, while under-five mortality decreased by 28 percent, from 123 to 88 per 1,000 births. [26], During Tedros' tenure, TB prevention and treatment services were included as one of the packages of the Health Extension Workers which has resulted in improvement of performance and the achievement of the TB MDG targets ahead of the target time. The wide range of media campaigns to inform the public about the disease has helped achieve behavioral change. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Geneva, Switzerland. "[63], Tedros's candidacy for WHO director general was opposed vigorously by several Ethiopian parties, due to his career in the Tigray People's Liberation Front. [18], In October 2005, Tedros was appointed Minister of Health of Ethiopia by Prime Minister Meles Zenawi. "[90] In the first week of February 2020, Tedros reiterated per WHO and international guidelines that governments adopt policies to stop the spread of the disease that were "evidence-based and consistent," and not to "unnecessarily interfere with international travel and trade. In der bewaffneten Auseinandersetzung zwischen der äthiopischen Zentralregierung und der Regionalregierung in Tigray ab November 2020 warf ihm erstere eine einseitige Parteinahme für letztere vor. [92] Tedros commented, "We are deeply concerned both by the alarming levels of spread and severity and by the alarming levels of inaction. In a profile published in April 2010, The Lancet reported that Tedros was "a household name at the Global Fund Secretariat"[25] before his election as Board Chair where his leadership was regularly cited at the Global Fund that resulted in Ethiopia being named as an exemplary high-performing country. [21][22][19] The Tedros and the Health Ministry's activities from 2005 to 2008 were supported by US$1.9 billion in development aid, increased focus on links between community and centralized health systems, and less exclusive attention to HIV/AIDS and Malaria. [26] According to the HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Office (HAPCO) said the rate of HIV infection in Ethiopia has declined by 90% between 2002 and 2012, while the rate AIDS-related death has dropped by 53%. His official launch of candidacy in Geneva was attended by the chairperson of the African Union Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Rwanda and Kenya, and the Minister of Health of Algeria. Halfdan T. Mahler | They accused him of pressurizing UN bodies so they would try to restrain the Government of Ethiopia's offensive on the TPLF, as well as seeking support from Egypt and East African nations for the group. Anti-Lukashenko protesters in Belarus try out new strategy to outsmart authorities Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (amharisch ቴዎድሮስ አድሓኖም ገብረኢየሱስ; * 3. [26], According to the WHO Africa office (WHO-AFRO), in 2011 when Tedros was the minister of health, 75% of the land and 60% of the population was exposed to malaria in Ethiopia, although malaria admissions and deaths marginally fell in recent years. Die Vorwürfe sind berechtigt, denn WHO-Chef Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus ist der falsche Mann an der Spitze. [27] Recognising that early childrearing is a major factor in infant mortality, the Ministry of Health is targeting its efforts on adolescent girls (15 to 19 years) who have the highest unmet need for family planning.[27]. [87] In January 2020, Tedros met with Chinese leaders including Foreign Minister Wang Yi and paramount leader Xi Jinping about COVID-19. [19] In 2010 the US State Department named Ethiopia as one of the US Global Health Initiative Plus countries, providing the country with greater access to resources for public health projects. "[64] Tedros denied the allegation of a cover-up and said he was "not surprised at all but quite disappointed" by what he called a "last-minute smear campaign. It may yet become one. Tedros recalls that as a child he was very aware of the suffering and death caused by malaria. ", "Why is the world losing the fight against history's most lethal disease? [58][59] He became the first African to lead the WHO, as well as the first Director-General elected in a vote open to all Member States. [43] On 18 June, Tedros and Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr issued a joint statement reiterating "their commitment to strengthen their bilateral relations and coordinate their efforts to reach an understanding regarding all outstanding issues between both countries in a manner of trust and openness building on the positive developments of their relations. [19][20] A review published in Global Health Governance considered progress in health indicators during this period to be significant. Der Leiter der Weltgesundheitsorganisation (WHO) Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus antwortete am Mittwoch auf die am Dienstag geäußerte Kritik an der Agentur und betonte: „Meine kurze Botschaft lautet: hören sie auf, die COVID-19-Krise zu politisieren:“ Der WHO-Chef sagte: „Wir sollten parteiübergreifend arbeiten und religiöse Unterschiede beiseite legen. [32] Tedros served as a member of the High Level Task Force for innovative financing for Health Systems chaired by former World Bank President and Prime Minister of UK, Gordon Brown.[33]. The outbreaks were allegedly wrongly labelled as "acute watery diarrhea" (AWD)—a symptom of cholera—in the absence of laboratory confirmation of Vibrio cholerae in an attempt to play down the significance of the epidemics. He was also member of several academic and global health think tanks including the Aspen Institute and Harvard School of Public Health. Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan established an International Panel of Experts to review and assess the study reports on the dam. [94] Tedros praised China for its containment measures, describing them as a "new standard for outbreak control. — Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus (@DrTedros) November 19, 2020. In an interview he conducted with Devex in November 2014, Tedros discusses what "disappointed" him in the global response to Ebola, the importance of solidarity in overcoming the outbreak, and how the deadly virus has transformed to a crisis beyond health. "[69] African leaders expressed support for Tedros' handling of the COVID-19 crisis, with South African President and Chair of the African Union Cyril Ramaphosa stating that he showed "exceptional leadership.

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