Florence Tinguely Mattli

In the News

Ifakara scientist explains why ending Tuberculosis requires better diagnostics

Ending tuberculosis through better diagnostics Author: Dr. Frederick Haraka, MD Yes, to end tuberculosis (TB), we need better diagnostic tools! TB is among the deadliest diseases in the world. In …

Study: 12% of people living with HIV in rural Tanzania have hypertension

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania (March 9, 2017). IHI Research Scientist Dr Kim Mwamelo presents findings of the study in Boston, US, last year at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic …

Recent Projects

Assessing the progress towards rabies elimination from Pemba Island, Tanzania

Rabies is a deadly disease endemic in dog populations across Africa. Although rabies can be eliminated through mass dog vaccination, there has been little investment in dog vaccination in Africa …

Engaging pastoralists in controlling malaria mosquitoes in their communities

The project is aimed at applying pastoralists’ knowledge to find water bodies during the dry season and accurately identify aquatic habitats that can be treated with larvicide pyriproxyfen (PPF) to …

Florence Tinguely Mattli

Board Member

Florence Tinguely Mattli has been the ambassador of Switzerland in Tanzania since 9th September 2015. She has a Master in European Studies from the Global Studies Institute of the University of Geneva. In 1994, she joined the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA) and has since then served in several countries including South Africa (1994-95), China (1996-2000), Switzerland (2000-2004), Kenya (2004-2008), India (2008-2011). On returning to Berne (Switzerland), she was appointed Head of “Europe, Central Asia, Council of Europe and OSCE” Division at FDFA, together with her husband Ambassador Arthur Mattli. Ms. Florence is married and has two sons.

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