Governing bodies : key issues and challenges arising out of the sixty-third World Health Assembly and the 126th and 127th sessions of the WHO Executive Board
AbstractThe attached working paper highlights the most significant and relevant decisions and resolutions emanating from the Sixty-third World Health Assembly (held from 17-21 May 2010) as well as the 126th and 127th sessions of the Executive Board (held from 18-23 January 2010 and on 22 May 2010 respectively). These decisions and resolutions are particularly relevant to the Member States of the WHO South-East Asia (SEA) Region, have obvious and immediate implications for them, and would merit follow-up action by both Member States as well as WHO at the Regional Office and country office levels. The background of the selected decisions/resolutions, highlights from the main operative paragraphs of these selected decisions/resolutions, as well as the regional implications of each decision and/or resolution, as applicable, and actions proposed for Member States and WHO have been presented. The attached working paper (SEA/RC63/14) is submitted for consideration by the High-Level Preparatory (HLP) Meeting, with particular reference to the regional implications and actions proposed to be taken towards implementation of the recommendations contained in the selected decisions/resolutions. The HLP meeting may wish to consider the decisions/resolutions as relevant (details of these resolutions are provided in the annex to this paper). The views and recommendations of the HLP meeting will be submitted to the Sixty-third Session of the Regional Committee for review and noting, as appropriate.
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia. (2010). Governing bodies : key issues and challenges arising out of the sixty-third World Health Assembly and the 126th and 127th sessions of the WHO Executive Board. New Delhi: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/127772. License: World Health Organization