Ministers' Forum Participant List

Developing Countries

Delegate Name

Title Country
Hon. Prof. Dorothée A. Kinde-Gazard Minister of Health Benin
Hon. Dr. Kesetebirhan Admasu Minister of Health Ethiopia
Ms. Gayatri Rathore Health Secretary India
Ms. Anuradha Gupta Add. Secretary NRHM India
Mr. Hassane Namaka Secretary General, Ministry of Health Niger
Mr. Laouali Amadou Dan Azoumi Deputy Secretary General, Ministry of Finance Niger
Hon. Dr. Muhammad Ali Pate Minister of State for Health Nigeria
Hon. Dr. Awa Marie Coll Seck Minister of Health Senegal
Hon. Dr. Yatta Lori Lugor Deputy Minister Of Health South Sudan
Hon. Matia Kasaija Minister of State for Planning. Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development Uganda
Hon. Sarah Aceng Opendi Minister of State for Primary Health Care, Ministry of Health Uganda


Development Cooperation

Delegate Name

Title Country
Benedict David Principal Health Specialist, Health and HIV Thematic Group Australia
Benjamen Yung CIDA Canada
Tarja Halonen President (Former President of Finland) Finland
Philippe Meunier Head of Directorate of development and World public Goods France
Lars Gronseth Senior Advisor Maternal and Child Health Norway
Dr. Anders Molin Senior Policy Specialist Sweden
Robert Clay Deputy Assistant Administrator for Global Health USA


Other Participants

Delegate Name

Title Organization/Country
Dr. Albashier Eltayeb Sallam Health Specialist, Human Development Department (HDE) Islamic Development Bank
Dr. Mohamed Safiullah Munsoor Manager, Strategy and Programme Management Islamic Development Bank
Ms. Monique Clesca UNFPA Country Representative Niger
Ms. Janet Jackson UNFPA Country Representative Uganda
Mr. Jagdish Upadhyay UNFPA Chief, Commodity Security Branch USA
Ms. Kechi Ogbuagu UNFPA Coordinator, GPRHCS USA
Ms. Elena Pirondini UNFPA Project Management Adviser USA
Ms. Gifty Addico UNFPA Technical Adviser USA
Ms. Rita Columbia UNFPA Technical Adviser USA
Ms. Mika Saijo UNFPA Administrative Assistant USA
Mr. Sonala Olumhense UNFPA Rapporteur USA




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