Dr. Samar Elfeky (Ms.) has been appointed to serve as interim FICSA focal point for the MENA region* (see below for details regarding the proposed geographical distribution) pending FICSA's decision to introduce a new region to existing 4 (Europe, Africa, Americas and Asia). Dr. Elfeky will assist and coordinate assistance/action with the Regional Representatives for Africa and Asia, Mr. Anthony Ndinguri and Mr. Diab El-Tabari respectively, as well as the FICSA ExCom Member for Regional and Field Issues, Ms. Véronique Allain. As such, Dr. Elfeky will act as interim focal point for the MENA region until the 72nd FICSA Council in February 2019 where a proposal will be submitted and a decision taken regarding this additional regional and which countries it should cover.
In the event that the decision is approved, the same nomination and election procedure will be observed as for the current regional representatives.
Please note Dr. Samar Elfeky's contact details as follows:
FICSA Interim Focal Point for the MENA Region
c/o WHO/EMRO Staff Association
Regional Office of Eastern Mediterranean Region
Cairo - Egypt
Tel. +2 01227430099
* Table containing the provisional list of countries under the MENA region which is to be discussed, amended if need be, and then approved at the next FICSA Council in 2019.
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
WEST BANK & GAZA