Sixty-third meeting of the Regional Director with the WHO Representatives
Other Titlesreport of the meetng, WHO-SEARO, New Delh, 21-25 November 2011
AbstractThis report summarizes the background and major conclusions/action points arrived at the Sixty-third Meeting of the Regional Director with the WHO Representatives of the South-East Asia Region held in the Regional Office on 21-25 November 2011. The meeting revolved around three sessions. The first was to review the follow-up actions and highlights of some important meetings, i.e. the Sixty-second meeting of the Regional Director with WHO Representatives in November 2010, the Twenty-ninth Meeting of the Ministers of Health of the SEA Region, and the Sixty-fourth Session of the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia, both held in September 2011 in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India, and also the briefing on the Special Session of the Executive Board on WHO reforms, held in November 2011. The second session was related to discussions on specific issues of importance. Presentations were made and discussions held on the following specific topics: Implementation of the Programme Budget 2010-2011; Programme Budget and Performance Assessment; Operational planning for Programme Budget 2012-2013, including aligning of human resource plans of WCOs with resources and priority global expected results. In addition to the above, the following subjects were also discussed in detail: Mainstreaming Gender, Equity and Human Rights in the work of WHO; Implementation of Intensification of Routine Immunization; Better Networking among Centres of Excellence: Mobilization of Experts/Rosters; Regional Strategy for Universal Health Coverage: Way Forward; UN High-Level Declaration on NCDs: Way Forward; MDG Acceleration Framework (MAF); and the New UNDAF. The third session was related to the WRs' individual meetings with Technical Programmes and Units. These meetings enabled WRs and Technical Units to further strengthen collaboration between the Regional Office and country offices on country-specific needs/issues.
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia. (2012). Sixty-third meeting of the Regional Director with the WHO Representatives. WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/206360