Country Representatives are healthcare volunteers carefully selected by the Summit Secretariat to promote the WAIHS in their countries. The Country Representatives also play key roles in implementing the outcomes of the summit in their respective jurisdictions.

Are you a healthcare professional? Are you passionate on promoting intra-Africa health collaboration through networking and technology? Do you want to join the movement for promoting quality, accessible and affordable healthcare in Africa? Do you want to volunteer to be a representative in your country?



Summit Volunteers are volunteers selected across the continent and beyond to assist in the organizing of the summit. Volunteers may be either healthcare professionals or non-healthcare professionals. Opportunities are available to citizens of both AU and non-AU member countries who are interested in promoting healthcare in Africa.

Are you interested in promoting quality accessible and affordable healthcare services in Africa?


Each year, the Summit Secretariat offers African students the opportunity of contributing positively towards improved healthcare by enlisting them as student volunteers to assist during the summit. Student volunteers are drawn from across the continent and limited to only citizens of AU-member countries.

Are you an African Student from an AU-member country? Are you within the age-bracket of 18 years to 31 years? Do you want to join the movement for promoting quality, accessible and affordable healthcare in Africa?

Deadline for registration for all volunteers for the 2019 event is December 14th 2018.

    - Country Representatives must be Healthcare Professionals.
    - Summit Volunteer is open to Africans and non-African anywhere in the world.
    - Student Volunteer is limited to students of AU member countries between ages 18 and 31.
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