Regional Director

Since taking up her post as WHO Regional Director for Europe on 1 February 2010, Zsuzsanna Jakab has engaged at first hand with many partners and Member States, making progress on a joint health agenda for the WHO European Region. Her travels and activities offer insight into the many and varied duties of a WHO regional director.

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Regional Director commits continuing support to Romania to stop measles outbreak and improve immunization performance

On the occasion of European Immunization Week 2017, Dr Zsuzsanna Jakab, WHO Regional Director for Europe, visited Romania on 27–28 April to provide high-level support to national efforts to control the largest measles outbreak recorded in recent years in the country.

Election of Regional Director 2014