Country Representative, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Philippe Tshiteta is the Country Representative overseeing all projects in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). As SIAPS Country Director, he led the activities that made the DRC Drug Regulatory Authority to start functioning normally and fully, developing the national database of registered medicines and controlling the registration of new ones. Dr. Tshiteta has Bachelors of Medicine, training in Surgery, a Post Graduate Certificate in “Managing Health and Social Care,” and a pending Master’s Degree of Public Health.
Narcisse Naia Embeke is the child health senior technical advisor for the Integrated Health Project in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC-IHP). A physician with more than 10 years of experience in primary care, he has worked alongside the Congolese Ministry of Health to support child survival programs.
Ousmane Faye is currently the project director of the Integrated Health Project Plus (IHPplus), a three-year “bridge” project to avoid a gap in services in USAID-supported health zones upon completion of the USAID Health Office’s five-year flagship Integrated Health Project (IHP). IHPplus partners with the DRC Ministry of Health to strengthen the country's health system at every level focusing on maternal, newborn, and child health, family planning, nutrition, malaria, tuberculosis, HIV and AIDS, and water, sanitation, and hygiene.
Delmond Kyanza is an experienced program manager who currently serves as director of the World Bank-financed Integrated Social Services for Improved Maternal and Child Health Project (PASMISSI) in Haiti.
Matthieu Koy Matili is the nutrition senior technical advisor and field office supervisor for the Integrated Health Project (IHP) in Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Prior to working for MSH, Matthieu was chief physician at Budjala General Hospital and medical director for the health zone of Budjala, where he gained experience in primary and maternal, newborn and child health care.