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In the city of Paramaribo, Republic of Suriname, the official transfer of the new PAHO/WHO Representative in Suriname, Dr. Guillermo Troya has taken place in collaboration with the Transfer Committee of the Country Office of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), World Health Organization (WHO) in Paramaribo, at 15:00 hrs, on 15 February 2012.

The Transfer Committee is constituted by Dr. Gerarda Eijkemans, Outgoing Representative, who transfers the Representative Office to Dr. Guillermo Troya, Incoming Representative, who receives the Country Office according to the transfer documentation, the conditions, observations and annotations. Other members of the Committee are Lorraine Thompson, Country Program Officer, who represents the Office of the Director, Norah Espinoza, Administrator ECC, who represents the Director of Administration, and Mr. Guno van der Jagt, Country Office Administrator.
The Outgoing Representative, Dr. Gerarda Eijkemans filled the position of Representative in Suriname since 16 December 2009. We welcome our new PAHO/WHO representative in Suriname, Dr. Guillermo Troya 

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