Article by Maverick Citizen, "Global treaty on Covid-19 has to be located in human rights, panel told".
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Former, President of Ghana
Panel Member - The Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response (IPPPR), Honorary Lecturer, Wits Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Panel Member – The Independent Panel for Pandemic Preparedness and Response (IPPPR), PMNCH Acting Chair (Retd. Civil Servant, Indian Administrative Service), India
University Professor and Founding O’Neill Chair in Global Health Law, Georgetown University Director, WHO Collaborating Center on National and Global Health Law, United States of America
Editor, Maverick Citizen, South Africa
Special Adviser - Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO), South Africa
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Co-Chair of the international Lancet Countdown for Climate Action and Health
Professor Anthony Costello is co-chair of the international Lancet Countdown for Climate Action and Health, and senior advisor to a new WHO UNICEF Lancet Commission Countdown to 2030 (CAP-2020, Children in All Policies).
Data Scientist and Research Fellow for The Lancet Countdown
Dr Marina Romanello is Data Scientist and Research Fellow for The Lancet Countdown: tracking progress on health and climate change, where she leads the research of the collaboration, and is in charge of the scientific development and refining of the Lancet Countdown's indicators.
Climate Change Activist; High School Liaison for the Youth Climate Action Plan at the South African Institute of International Affairs (SAIIA)
Ms Almaaz Mudaly is in Grade 9 at Roedean School and a Multi-award winning debater. She has used the Climate Change agenda to influence policies and leaders at the provincial, national and global level.
Executive Director of the African Climate Foundation
MMr Saliem Fakir has served as Director of the World Conservation Union, South Africa (IUCN-SA) for eight years and has served on a number of Boards and is a prolific writer who contributes regularly to leading South African publications like Engineering News, Business Day and the Daily Maverick.
Director of the Centre for Medical Ethics and Law,Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University
Prof Keymanthri Moodley is a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Medicine at Stellenbosch University and Director of the Centre for Medical Ethics & Law. The Centre is one of 13 WHO Collaborating Centres in Bioethics in the world and the first on the African continent.
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Public Health Medicine Specialist
Dr Heinrich Cyril Volmink is a Public Health Medicine Specialist currently consulting in industry. He is also a board member of OUTA. He previously served as a MP in the National Assembly and a MPL in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature.
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Head, Division of Public Health Medicine,School of Public Health and Family Medicine,University of Cape Town
Prof Leslie London is a Public Health Medicine Specialist at UCT with an interest in human rights, public health ethics. He is a Steering Committee member of the People's Health Movement in South Africa and convenes its work in SA on Equitable Access to Health Technologies for COVID 19.
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