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Child, early and forced marriage legislation in 37 Asia-Pacific countries
World Health Organization

WHO Country Cooperation Strategy: Dominican Republic At A Glance
World Health Organization

SEA/RC69/21: Review of Regional Committee resolutions
Regional Office for South-East Asia, World Health Organization

The Sixty-eighth session of the Regional Committee in Dili, Timor-Leste, committed to re-examine past resolutions for their relevance and timeliness with a view to decide on a set of criteria and time frame for phasing out resolutions that have already been implemented/acted upon or have outlived their relevance. This is all the more important in view of the streamlining of WHO’s Governance functions to allow greater focus on global and regional priorities in the limited time available at the...

SEA/RC69/20: Review of the Draft Provisional Agenda of the 140th Session of the WHO Executive Board
Regional Office for South-East Asia, World Health Organization

The 140th Session of the WHO Executive Board will be held at WHO headquarters in Geneva from 23 January to 1 February 2017. Any proposal from a Member State or Associate Member of WHO to include an item on the Agenda should reach the Director-General of the World Health Organization not later than 12 weeks after the circulation of the Draft Provisional Agenda or 10 weeks before the commencement of the Session of the Executive Board, whichever is earlier. Proposals should, therefore, reach the...

SEA/RC69/19: Key issues arising out of the Sixty-ninth World Health Assembly and the 138th and 139th Sessions of the WHO Executive Board
Regional Office for South-East Asia, World Health Organization

The attached working paper highlights, from the perspective of the WHO South-East Asia Region, the most important and relevant resolutions endorsed by the Sixty-ninth World Health Assembly (held on 23–28 May 2016) and the 138th and 139th sessions of the Executive Board (held on 25–30 January 2016 and 30–31 May 2016, respectively). These resolutions are deemed to have important implications for the South-East Asia Region and merit follow-up action by both Member States as well as WHO at the re...