Amadou Diallo has been appointed the volunteer chair of the Board of Directors of Amref Health Africa Germany. In this new position, the Senegalese-born DHL Freight CEO will guide the German office of Africa s largest public health NGO in its strategic orientation and further development in Germany. We re proud that such a skilled and well-connected member of the German business world has joined us in the important position of volunteer Chairman of the Board, says Marcus Leonhardt, Director of Amref Health Africa Germany.
Amadou Diallo s personal connection to Africa is also a great asset to us as an African organization. Baby receives aid Amref Health Africa s stated goal is to enable better healthcare in Africa by working with local communities. The NGO s work is concentrated on training medical staff, supporting preventive healthcare and health education, and providing rural areas with what are known as flying doctors .
According to Amref, it focuses not on short-term crisis intervention, but rather on making a sustainable long-term contribution to self-reliant development. As an African organization, Amref Health Africa enjoys a great deal of support from local people, experiences their needs firsthand, and works for self-reliant development through awareness campaigns, education and training, DHL Freight CEO Amadou Diallo underscores. I see major potential for the further development of the organization, and I d like to use my experience and knowledge to help significantly increase German support for projects in Africa in the coming years.
Amadou Diallo is supported in his new position by two vice-chairs and a twelve-member board.
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Amadou Diallo New Chairman of Amref Health Africa Germany