- The World Health Organization (WHO) keeps the appointment of President Robert Mugabe from Zimbabwe to goodwill ambassador again against the light. Topman Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus reports via Twitter that he has heard all the objections and that he comes to a statement as soon as possible.
Mugabe's appointment was announced last Wednesday. He should look into Africa for chronic diseases. But on the appointment of the 93-year-old president came a flood of criticism. For example, Minister Bert Koenders called the 'a bouncing, bad and bizarre idea' and 'bad for prestige WHO and her health mission. '