World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean Gov't Doc #: EM/RC45/R.1
Type Of Publication : Regional Committee resolutions RC Resolution Fulltext The Regional Committee, Having reviewed the Annual Report of the Regional Director on the Work of WHO in the Eastern Mediterranean Region for the Year
1997' and having noted his statement thereon; 1. THANKS the Regional Director for his comprehensive report, which highlights the close cooperation between the Regional Office and the Member States and reflects the significant achievements made through WHO collaborative efforts with Member States in the Region; 2. ADOPTS the Annual Report of the Regional Director; 3. ACKNOWLEDGES the community-based health development initiatives taken by the Regional Office; 4. CALLS FOR the provision of all possible support to the Mediterranean Centre for Vulnerability Reduction; 5. EMPHASIZES the necessity of private medical schools meeting the required criteria and of their establishment being in accordance with the national human resources development plan; 6. ENDORSES the decision of the Regional Director to cease deducting from country budgets the percentage allocated for the health leadership development programme as from the next biennium; 7. AGREES to transfer a part of the percentage allocated to the Regional Centre for Environmental Health Activities (CEHA)to health economics; 8. REAFFIRMS the need for continued national commitment to timely eradication of poliomyelitis, including continued conduct of national immunization days and strengthening of acute flaccid paralysis surveillance systems.
Keywords: Work of World Health Organization,
( 1998).Annual report of the Regional Director, World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean