Former Standing Committee on Nongovernmental Organizations
Please note that decision EB139(2) (2016), in follow-up to resolution WHA69.10 (2016) on the Framework of Engagement with Non-State Actors, dissolved the Standing Committee on Nongovernmental Organizations, which previously made recommendations to the Board on the application for admission of nongovernmental organizations into official relations with WHO. In accordance with the Framework, the Programme, Budget and Administration Committee of the Board, during the January session, is mandated to consider non-State actors in official relations and shall make recommendations to the Board on: proposals for admitting non-State actors into official relations; review of renewals of non-State actors in official relations; proposals for the deferral of reviews; and proposals for the suspension or discontinuation of official relations status.
Members of the Standing Committee on Nongovernmental Organizations
ALBANIA Dr Gazmend Bejtja
CANADA Mr Sylvain Segard
NAMIBIA Dr Bernard Haufiku
PAKISTAN Dr Assad Hafeez
PHILIPPINES Dr Janette Loreto Garin