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Corporate Council on Africa


A Roundtable Discussion with Africa Centres for Disease Control (ACDC) and U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Office of Global Affairs (HHS/OGA)


With guest speaker:

Dr. John Nkengasong


Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (ACDC)


Introduction by:

Dr. Samuel Adeniyi-Jones

Director, Africa Region, Office of Global Affairs

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS)


Monday, May 13, 2019

10:30 am – 11:45 am


Corporate Council on Africa

1100 17th St N.W., Suite 1200

Washington, DC 20036


Join us for a roundtable discussion with Africa CDC Director, Dr. John Nkengasong, on a range of ongoing projects in Africa, specifically highlighting opportunities for private sector engagement. Dr. John Nkengasong and Dr. Samuel Adeniyi-Jones will brief attendees on the inception of the Africa CDC and how both organizations work together to address major health issues in the region on initiatives that support AU Member States' public health emergency preparedness and response efforts, communicable and non-communicable disease control/prevention through health systems strengthening and policy harmonization. Dr. Nkengasong will also discuss ways for businesses to engage on these initiatives through PPPs and other strategic partnership opportunities.


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