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129th WHO Executive Board session

Date: 25 May 2011
Location: Geneva, Switzerland

The WHO Executive Board's 129th session took place in Geneva on 25 May 2011.

The Executive Board is composed of 34 members technically qualified in the field of health. Members are elected for three-year terms.

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Dr Oleg Chestnov, WHO Assistant Director-General, Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health, and Dr Tim Evans, Senior Director, Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice, The World Bank Group.
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    Dr Oleg Chestnov, WHO Assistant Director-General, Noncommunicable Diseases and Mental Health, and Dr Tim Evans, Senior Director, Health, Nutrition and Population Global Practice, The World Bank Group
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