Campaign Media Coverage

WHO DG election: selected media coverage about Sania Nishtar

Future of Health: A Call for Leadership from the Western Pacific Region Sobserver, 14 April 2017

Commentary: The future of the WHO: A call for leadership from Latin America and the Caribbean Caribbean News, 1 April 2017

Winds of Change at WHO Health Sciences, 20 Jan 2017

As member-states elect the next WHO leader The Guardian, 19 April 2017

Opinion: Who should lead WHO (pt 2 of 3)? Why I support Pakistan’s “Great Reformer” PLOS 17 April 2017

Pakistani doctor vying for the top WHO job has merit Gulf Times, 5 May 2017

Why my former boss is the right pick to reform the World Health Organization Medium, 22 April 2017

Health leadership in a multipolar world: A view from Europe Euractiv, 9 May 2017

Taking the fight to cancer,other diseases essential Gulf Times, 13 May 2017

Pakistan calls upon women of the world to support Sania Nishtar’s candidacy for DG WHO ARY News, 18 May 2017

Filming the Challenges and Changes In The Battle For Gender Equality The World Post, 18 May 2017

DRC Ebola Outbreak Lessons West Africa Vanguard 17 May 2107

Why I’m backing Dr Sania Nishtar The News, 20 May 2017

Tribute to Sania Nishtar’s fight The News, 5 June 2017

Sania Nishtar is the health leader that the world needs The Lancet, 18 May 2017

Thank You, Dr. Nishtar The Express Tribune, 30 May 2017

Dr Sania Nishtar — a public health role model Daily Times, 5 June 2017

Dear World Health Organization: It’s Time for a Change Medium, 20 May 2017

Prioritizing gender equality at the UN Huffington Post, 18 May 2017

The Land of Illness and the World Of Health Medium, 19 May 2017

Dr Sania inches closer to heading World Health Organisation The News, 26 January 2017

Pakistan honoured: Dr Sania makes headlines in health once again The News, 12 February 2016

Management of conflict of interest is the bedrock of governance in areas entailing partnerships: Dr Sania  The News, 24 November 2015

Can Pakistan’s Health Star Turn the WHO Around? The Diplomat, 15 March 2017

The Changemaker: WHO DG Candidate Sania Nishtar’s Q&A, Part I Global Health Now, 20 March 2017

Q&A: WHO candidate Sania Nishtar Devex, 18 January 2017

India should support Sania Nishtar for WHO-DG British Medical Journal, 27 January 2017

Three shortlisted candidates bid to lead WHO British Medical Journal, 27 January 2017

Can Pakistan’s Health Star Turn the WHO Around? A closer look at the profile of Sania Nishtar.The Diplomat, 15 March 2017

Meet the three people who hope to lead WHO in the Trump era. ScienceMag, 26 January 2017

Pakistan nominates former Health Minister for WHO top post