Deputy Director-General Current Affairs, GK & News
The World Trade Organization has not been able to select a caretaker chief due to an impasse among the members who must agree by November on a replacement for the outgoing Director-General Roberto Azevedo. It has been reported by the organization based in Geneva, Switzerland. Details The WTO is unlikely to able to fill the ..
Category: International Current Affairs
Soumya Swaminathan become first Indian to hold deputy director general post at World Health Organisation (WHO)
Dr Soumya Swaminathan has become the first Indian to hold deputy director general post for Programmes at the World Health Organisation (WHO). Currently, she is the Director General (DG) of the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). Dr Swaminathan is a paediatrician and is known for her research in tuberculosis and HIV. She is daughter ..
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