WHO chief to visit Nepal next week
Kathmandu — The chief of the World Health Organization (WHO) Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus is visiting to Nepal next week on a three-day official visit.
The Ministry of Health and Population has invited the chief of the United Nations health agency.
The ministry’s Secretary Roshan Pokharle says Ghebreyesnus is arriving in Nepal on April 21. He will meet Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, Foreign Affairs Minister Narayan Khadka, and Health Minister Birodh Khatiwada among others.
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus’ team will include WHO Southeast Asia Regional Director Poonam Khetrapal Singh, and WHO Country Strategy and Support Director Dr Shambhu Acharya.