Dr Honoré N'Lemba Mabela
Whereas Regional Representations may be considered as the decentralised executive bodies of the OIE, the Regional Commissions are constituted by the national OIE Delegates and are entrusted with policy development at regional (continental) level.
The Regional Commission for Africa forms part of the five Regional Commissions created by the OIE to address the specific problems of the Veterinary Services and to organise the co-operation at regional level.
The Regional Commission’s bureau is constituted of a President, two Vice-presidents and a Secretary-general. It is renewed every 3 years, was established in 2001, and renewed in 2003, 2006, 2009, 2012, 2015 and 2018.
Visit the Hall of Fame of past Presidents of the Regional Commission for Africa (since 2001).
The current bureau was elected in May 2021 and consists of the following persons: