|Title:||Key issues arising out of the Seventieth World Health Assembly and the 140th and 141st Sessions of the WHO Executive Board|
|Authors:||World Health Organization. Regional Office for South-East Asia|
|Publisher:||World Health Organization. Regional Office for South-East Asia|
|Place of publication:||New Delhi|
|Abstract:||The attached working paper highlights, from the perspective of the WHO South-East Asia Region, the most important and relevant resolutions endorsed by the Seventieth World Health Assembly (held on 22–31 May 2017) and the 140th and 141st Sessions of the WHO Executive Board (held on 23 January–1 February 2017 and 1–2 June 2017, 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 regional and country levels. The background of the selected resolutions, their implications on collaborative activities with Member States, as applicable, along with actions proposed for Member States and WHO have been summarized. All the related resolutions/decisions of the Seventieth World Health Assembly and the Regional One Voice (ROV) on Agenda items presented at the World Health Assembly are provided in the annex to this working paper. The High-Level Preparatory Meeting held in New Delhi from 10 to 13 July 2017 reviewed the attached working paper and this is now submitted to the Seventieth Session of the WHO Regional Committee for South-East Asia for its consideration.|
|Gov't Doc #:||SEA/RC70/14|
|Appears in Collections:||Regional Committee Meeting 70 Maldives, 6-10 September 2017|
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