Working to Advance
Health Equity in Africa

Mesfin Getahun Haileyesus

  • 2015 PhD Student
  • Country of origin: Ethiopia

Area of interest: HIV and AIDS 

Mesfin has a background in Social Anthropology and he is presently involved in a regional initiative that aims to develop the capacity of municipal authorities of major cities and their partners in East and Southern Africa for enhanced response to HIV and AIDS. His PhD research topic is the changing role of Ministries of Health and National AIDS Councils in the Governance of National AIDS Responses.