Prof. Zahida Qureshi attended the WHO Multi-Country Survey Abortion Regional training meeting for Anglophone countries in Accra Ghana 1-3rdNovember 2016 at the Crowne Plaza hotel Accra.
WHO plans to carry out a survey on abortion in Africa, Asia and Latin America.
Africa will be the first phase to start the survey and the participating countries are from both the Anglophone and Francophone regions.
Prof. Qureshi is the Regional coordinator for Anglophone African countries, Kenya, Uganda, Malawi, Ghana and Mozambique. She is also the Country coordinator for Kenya.
The survey is expected to start in January 2017 in the 24 participating facilities and data will be collected over a period of three months.