The African Development Bank (AfDB) is organizing a high-level ministerial conference on the theme: “Value for Money, Sustainability and Accountability in the Health Sector in Africa.”
This ministerial conference will be held from July 4 to 5, 2012 in Tunis.
No fewer than 45 African ministers of finance and health have confirmed their participation, as well as heads of major multilateral organizations working in health, namely Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank, Margaret Chan, Executive Director of the World Health Organization, Michel Sidibé, UNAIDS Executive Director …
Hamadi Jebali, Prime Minister of Tunisia, will deliver the keynote address.
Prominent speakers such as Julio Frenk, dean of the School of Public Health, Harvard University, and Hans Rosling, Gapminder Foundation President, will deliver keynote speeches at the conference.
This conference will focus on the need to strengthen accountability and transparency, reduce dependence vis-à-vis foreign aid and value for money in the delivery of health services in Africa. It will bring together experts from across Africa and around the world, with speakers.