Gill Mayers


Gill Mayers

Bachelor of Science in Social Science, Development and Environmental Policy, The Open University, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom.

Diploma in Environment and Development, The Open University, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom.

Gill served for 20 years in the Expanded Programme on Immunisation in the World Health Organisation Headquarters in Geneva. During that time she supported both the global level development of WHO’s strategies for introducing new vaccines, as well as collaborated closely with WHO’s Regional and Country Offices for the implementation and evaluation of new vaccine introductions and routine immunisation strengthening activities.

Prior to her work with WHO, Gill lived in East and West Africa for 15 years working on international development assistance with a focus on national strategic planning and partner collaboration in the areas of refugee crises and environmental issues. Gill has worked with international development aid institutions, UN agencies and developing country governments.