Over the weekend, Bebe Cool arrived in Kigali for United Nations High Level Meeting – TB Symposium which commences today.
The Gagamel boss together with with over 400 youth from 25 countries all over Africa and the world launched ‘Youth For Universal Health Coverage Conference’ at Kigali Convention Centre.
They had been deliberating for days with an aim of finding solutions to health care access for all youth in Africa.
While at the launch, the star told the press that, “I am happy that for the first time, African youth have been given an opportunity to identify their own challenges and to also participate in finding practical solutions through their talents, connections and passions.”
Under the theme, “Nothing about us, without us”, the youth asked to be included in decision making processes that impact their livelihood.
On the same day, Bebe Cool also interacted with some of the most influential people in the noble business of health care who included the Senior disease coordinator of the Global Fund Dr Eliud Wandwalo, the head of community rights and gender at the Global Fund Ms Kate Thomson, the Group CEO of Amref Health Africa Dr Githinji Gitahi, the Rwanda Minister of Health Dr Diane Gashumba, the Liberia deputy Minister of Health Ms Norwu Howard, Uganda’s National TB and Leprosy Commissioner Dr Stavia, Mr Jacob Creswell, the team lead Stop TB partnership and Thandi Katlholo also of Stop TB partnership, and many other distinguished dignitaries.
Bebe Cool is expected to participate as a panelist in two United Nations High Level Meetings- TB Symposium