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Document of the month: June-July 2008

1948-2008: 60 years of global public health in pictures.
Compare six photos from the WHO archives taken sixty years ago to six photos taken in the same countries in the second week of January 2008.
Countries develop, technologies evolve, technics advance, but health needs remain. Humanity, as ever, is at the heart of public health.

Pictured: India, El Salvador and Finland.

1948-2008: Health then and today...

Pictured: Liberia, Egypt and Philippines.

1948-2008: Health then and today...

WHO 60th anniversary: our health, our future

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