Call to action

Eliminate cholera and control other diarrheal diseases


Putting water and sanitation back at the heart of strategies for the elimination of cholera and the control of other diarrhoeal diseases


  • Ibrahim Assane Mayaki PhD, former Prime Minister of Niger, President of the Global Alliance Against Cholera (GAAC), Executive Secretary of New Partnership for Africa's Development
  • Pierre Lokadi Otete Opetha PhD, Secretary General for Public Health, Ministry of Health, Democratic Republic of Cong
  • Amadou Bocoum, Ambassador of Senegal
  • Prof. Jean-Marie Kayembe Ntumba, Dean of the University of Kinshasa, DRC
  • Dr. Rita Colwell, Distinguished University Professor, University of Maryland College Park, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, USA
  • Prof. Jean-Jacques Muyembe, Director of the National Institute for Biomedical Research, Ministry of Health, DRC
  • Prof. Didier Bompangue Nkoko, Head of the Department of Ecology and Control of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kinshasa, DRC
  • Thierry Vandevelde PhD, Delegate General of the Veolia Foundation
  • Amadou Sall PhD, Director of the Pasteur Institute of Dakar, Senegal