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2009

World Health Day: "Save lives. Make hospitals safe in emergencies"

7 April

2008

World Health Day: "Protecting health from climate change"

7 April

2007

Dr Margaret Chan takes office as WHO Director-General

4 January

2006

Director-General election

6-9 November

2005

World Health Day 2005

7 April

2004

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1-12 November

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Commentary

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.
  • We can beat the tobacco epidemic
    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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Funding

A mother and child in Santa Cruz, Bolivia.