Getting ready for Geneva!

We are getting ready to participate in WHO´s Executive Board meeting beginning next Monday. Under the new DG, Tedros Gebreysus, and his new leadership team WHO´s priorities for the upcoming years, its budget constraints and its future role in a changing political and institutional landscape will be discussed with the board members. CSOs and the media will follow the proceedings and Priti Patnaik prepared a very good overview with some interesting thoughts for The Wire. You can find this article here. We will certainly keep you posted on the discussions in Geneva! (Photo credit: Reuters / The Wire)

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