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Title: [The use of Arabic in the World Health Organization. Part one]
Authors: Aly, A.M.
Issue Date: 2008
Language: Arabic
Abstract: The course of Arabic in WHO began in September 1954 when the Regional Subcommittee "A" requested the Regional Director to study the possibility of using Arabic as a working language for WHO in the Eastern Mediterranean Region. At WHO Headquarters, Arabic was used as an official language in the World Health Assembly in May 1972, and became a working language for the Organization in May 1975. This article reviews the progression of the use of Arabic in WHO since then
Description: S174-S181
Keywords: Arabs
World Health Organization
Subject: Language
ISSN: 1020-3397
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