Elizabeth Wala

Global Advisor, Health and Nutrition, Aga Khan Foundation

Dr. Wala is a resourceful Medical Doctor (MBChB) and Health Programs Manager with over 15 years’ experience in health programs design, management, and implementation.


Key contributor to the development of several guidelines, health bills and health sector policies.


Accomplished leader, known and respected for program refinements and building credibility and partnerships with leading national and international health sector stakeholders and Non-Governmental Organizations including Ministry of Health, county governments, WHO, IFC World Bank, IntraHealth, UNFPA, and GAVI.


Currently she holds the position of global advisor health & nutrition Aga Khan Foundation.The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) Health and Nutrition Global Advisor works in close collaboration with AKF’s Health and Nutrition Global Lead, alongside other members of AKF’s Global Programme Team to support the promotion and implementation of AKF’s health and nutrition strategy.