Tigest Ketsela

Tigest Ketsela is the Director of the Division of Family and Reproductive Health in the WHO Regional Office for Africa (WHO/AFRO), based in Brazzaville, Congo. A paediatrician with a post-graduate training in public health, Dr. Ketsela has almost 25 years experience in public health at various levels—from the district to the Federal Ministry of Health level—including her work in Ethiopia and her vast experience in several consultative works in the different WHO regions, mostly in the area of child health. She has been with WHO/AFRO since 2001.