Director, Health Section, Programme Division
Aboubacar Kampo - Director, Health Section
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Dr. Aboubacar Kampo was appointed Director of Health Programmes at UNICEF Headquarters in New York on November 2020.
Prior to his appointment, Dr. Kampo served as UNICEF Representative in Afghanistan and Cote d’Ivoire and has held senior leadership positions across various International NGOs and UN Agencies over the last 14 years.
An expert in development aid and humanitarian assistance, Dr. Kampo has worked as a physician/surgeon in hospitals and clinics in rural and urban areas in Africa and Asia. In the recent tours as UNICEF Country Representative, he partnered with governments and industry leaders in taking innovative approaches to ensure access to education and health services for children in complex settings.
Dr. Kampo is a Medical Doctor and Public Health Specialist, passionate about using innovations to address real-life community challenges and bridge the gap between communities and stakeholders. He is a national of Mali.
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