MoBarryMo Barry

The Gambia


Occupational Information

Occupation: Global health

Occupational Position: Board Member, Medicines Patent Pool

Professional History

Mo Barry is a global health practitioner from The Gambia. He is a board member of the Medicines Patent Pool, and an advisor to the World Health Organisation on Universal Health Coverage. Prior to this, he worked for the United Nations in Myanmar and co-Chaired the Community Program of the 20th International AIDS Conference in Australia.


BA Global Health from York University in Canada
African Leadership Academy, South Africa


2019 Archbishop Desmond Tutu Leadership Programme


About AFLI




The African Leadership Institute (AFLI) focuses on building the capacity and capability of visionary and strategic leadership across the continent. Developing exceptional leaders representing all spheres of society, the Institute’s flagship programme is the prestigious Archbishop Tutu Leadership Fellowship. Offering a multifaceted learning experience and run in partnership with Oxford University, it is awarded annually to 20-25 carefully chosen candidates, nominated from across Africa. Alumni of the African Leadership Institute form a dynamic network of Fellows passionately committed to the continent’s transformation, bridging the divide between nations and ensuring that Africa is set centre-stage in global affairs.