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Photos from day 1: 142nd session of the WHO Executive Board


22 January 2018

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Dr Assad Hafeez, the Chairman of the WHO Executive Board talking to the Executive Board members at the 142nd session of Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.
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Dr Assad Hafeez, the Chairman of the WHO Executive Board, opened the 142nd session in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.


Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General, is talking to Executive Board members at the first day of 142nd session of Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.
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Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO Director-General, shared his remarks during the opening ceremony.


34 members of Executive Board are sitting in the meeting room to discuss at 142nd session of Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.
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The Executive Board is composed of 34 Member States. Each member is technically qualified in the field of health and is elected for three-year terms.


Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHO Regional Director of Africa is listening to discussions at the first day of the 142nd session of the Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.
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Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHO Regional Director for Africa


Dr Carissa F. Etienne, WHO Regional Director of Americas is listening to discussions at the first day of the 142nd session of the Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.
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Dr Carissa F. Etienne, WHO Regional Director for Americas


Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, WHO Regional Director of South-East Asia is listening to discussions at the first day of the 142nd session of the Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.
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Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, WHO Regional Director for South-East Asia


Dr Zsuzanna Jakab, WHO Regional Director of Europe is listening to discussions at the first day of the 142nd session of the Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.
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Dr Zsuzanna Jakab, WHO Regional Director for Europe


Dr Jaouad Mahjouo, WHO Regional Director of the Eastern Mediterranean is listening to discussions at the first day of the 142nd session of the Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.
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Dr Jaouad Mahjouo, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean a.i.


Dr Shin Young-soo, WHO Regional Director of Western Pasific is listening to discussions at the first day of the 142nd session of the Executive Board in Geneva, Switzerland at WHO Headquarters.
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Dr Shin Young-soo, WHO Regional Director for Western Pasific