Aboubacar Kampo is a seasoned humanitarian professional who has worked in various countries and held several leadership positions in the field of health and development. He is currently serving as a Representative at UNICEF Ethiopia since January 2023.
Previously, he served as the Director of Program Health at UNICEF in New York, United States; Representative of UNICEF in Afghanistan, and in Côte D’Ivoire (Ivory Coast).
Aboubacar Kampo has also held several other leadership positions at UNICEF, including Chief of Health in Nigeria, and Chief YCSD in Zimbabwe. He started his career at UNICEF as a Health Specialist in the Greater New York City Area.
Before joining UNICEF, Aboubacar Kampo worked as a Country Manager at International Medical Corps in Afghanistan, and as a Roving Technical Advisor in Washington D.C. He also served as an EHA Focal Point at the World Health Organization in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and as a Country Medical Director and Project Coordinator at Merlin in Liberia and the Democratic Republic of the Congo respectively.
With his extensive experience and expertise in the field of health and development, Aboubacar Kampo has played a crucial role in improving the lives of vulnerable communities around the world.