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Dr. Yasmin Ali Haque, UNICEF Representative in South Sudan
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Dr. Yasmin Ali Haque, UNICEF Representative in South Sudan.

Dr. Yasmin Ali Haque is UNICEF Representative in South Sudan since 2010. Prior to joining her current assignment, she was UNICEF Representative in Ghana from 2007 to 2010, and from 2004 to 2007, Deputy Representative in Sri Lanka, where she was responsible for programmatic guidance of the country programme and the tsunami emergency response programme.
Dr. Haque first joined UNICEF in Bangladesh in 1996 as Project Officer for Health and Nutrition. During this tenure, Dr. Haque contributed significantly to national policy analysis and strategic planning for maternal health and maternal mortality reduction in context of the rights approach.
A national of Bangladesh, Dr. Haque holds a degree in Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) from Dhaka Medical College, Bangladesh (1985), and a Master’s of Science degree in Health Systems Management from London University (2002).



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