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Title: WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia, 68th session
Other Titles: Report of the sixty-eighth session, Dili, Timor-Leste, 7-11 September 2015
Authors: World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia
Issue Date: 2016
Publisher: WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia
Place of publication: New Delhi
Language: English
Abstract: The Regional Committee for South-East Asia is WHO's governing body in the South-East Asia Region with representation from all 11 Member States of the Region. It meets in September every year to review progress in health development in the Region as well as to consider the regional implications of the World Health Assembly resolutions, among others. This report summarizes the discussions of the Sixty-eighth Session of the Regional Committee held in Dili, Timor-Leste, from 7 to 11 September 2015. At this session, the Committee reviewed and discussed a number of public health issues important to the Region, such as emergencies and outbreaks, patient safety, cancer prevention and control, antimicrobial resistance, community-based health services and their contribution to sustainable universal health coverage, and tobacco control. The Committee adopted a number of resolutions on these issues.
Gov't Doc #: SEA/RC68/34
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