Tan Sri Dr Jemilah Mahmood joined the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in August 2009 as the Chief of the Humanitarian Response Branch. In addition to supporting UNFPA’s emergency preparedness, humanitarian and recovery responses, she is responsible for developing capacity building strategies for UNFPA especially around sexual reproductive health and population issues.
Dr Jemilah is an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist by training and a fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists United Kingdom. She also completed the Program for Executive Development at the International Institute of Management and Development (IMD) in Lausanne, Switzerland. [Read more...]