Africa: Statement From Dr Matshidiso Moeti, Who Regional Director for Africa, On Sexual Abuse and Exploitation Allegations in the North Kivu Ebola Response

[WHO] Brazzaville — The allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse by aid workers, who identified themselves as working for the World Health Organization (WHO) Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo are deeply horrific and heartbreaking. All my life as a woman, doctor, leader, mother and health worker, I have fought against gender inequality, as well as sexual harassment and abuse. When I became WHO Regional Director for Africa, I committed to advancing women's careers and interests in the workplace and robuRead the Original Article