Heather McLeod

Traditional, Complementary and Integrative Medicine

Health Systems Integration: Africa

WHO African Region

Progress Report on Decade of Traditional Medicine in the African Region, 2011

The sixty-first session of the WHO Regional Committee for Africa took place from 29 August to 2 September 2011 in Yamoussoukro, Côte d'Ivoire. At the meeting, a document “Progress Report on Decade of Traditional Medicine in the African Region” was discussed. The report shows substantial progress in the integration of African Traditional Medicine in African health systems, as measured by a number of indicators, as shown in the table below.

WHO AFRO Progress 2010