Dr. Emmanuel Makasa, MBChB, MMed, MPH has spent the past two and half years in his current diplomatic position and he is the immediate past technical coordinator of the African group of health Attaches. Prior to joining Permanent Mission of the Republic of Zambia to the UN, he worked in a multitude of capacities, ranging from Deputy Director for Emergency Health Services in the Zambian Ministry of Health to Board Member of Doctors Outreach Care International.