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Dr. Juliette Tuakli

Chairwoman of the Board Worldwide Board of Trustees
Member United Way Worldwide Leadership Council
CEO/Chief Medical Officer CHILDAccra
Accra, Ghana

Dr. Juliette M. Tuakli is a highly acclaimed Pediatrician and Reproductive Health specialist. She is the Founder and Medical Director of CHILDAccra; a full service clinic that provides clinical care and public health care services to children and their families across the West African region.

Dr. Tuakli is also a highly respected Social Philanthropist, serving on the Boards of Mercy Ships, Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative and the largest international NGO, United Way Worldwide; where she is also the Chair of the Governance Committee of United Way Worldwide.

Dr. Tuakli is a co-Founder of the MOREMI Girls Leadership Initiative and serves as an Advisor to Nestle, African Union and other organizations.

As the first Female Rotary president of the premier Anglophone club in Africa, Dr. Tuakli promoted legislation to protect the disabled, orphans and vulnerable children. Her work was hailed by the African Union in 2016, and she was elected to the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative.

Dr. Tuakli has trained, taught and worked at St Mary’s Hospital, London: UCLA School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School; the Children’s Hospital of Boston: Nairobi Hospital, Kenya; Seychelles, Rwanda, Zambia and now Ghana.