Independent Oversight and Advisory Committee for the WHO Health Emergencies Programme [IOAC]
                                The Director-General has established an Independent Oversight and Advisory Committee for the WHO Health Emergencies Programme (IOAC), to provide oversight and monitoring of the development and performance of the Programme and to guide the Programme’s activities. The Committee will advise the Director-General on issues within its mandate and will report its findings to the World Health Assembly.

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                                Committee

                                The Committee consists of nine members drawn from national governments, NGOs, the UN system, with extensive experience in broad range of disciplines. Members serve in their personal capacity and will exercise their responsibilities with full regard for the paramount importance of independence.

                                Co-Chairs

                                Dr Geeta Rao Gupta

                                Senior Advisor, 3D Program for Girls and Women and Senior Fellow, United Nations Foundation

                                Dr Felicity Harvey

                                Visiting Professor, Institute of Global Health Innovation, Imperial College London

                                Members of the committee

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