Jamela Saleh Al-Raiby

Deputy Minister, Public Health and Population, Yemen

Jamela Saleh Al-Raiby is a pediatrician and the Deputy Minister of Public Health and Population in Yemen. She also is a member of the White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood Global Board of Directors. Dr. Al-Raiby's experience is in women's rights, prevention of violence against women, children, and the elderly, reproductive health, and safe motherhood. Dr. Al-Raiby is an advocate for legal issues that focus on child marriage, and is a promoter of the Safe Motherhood Law, which focuses on women's health, neonatal and children's health, and the prohibition of female genital mutilation.

Got a tip?

Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters? Here’s how.