Director-General

2002 Speeches Dr Gro Harlem Brundtland

Speeches for:
2003 | 2002 | 2001 |2000 | 1999| 1998


XXIV World AIDS Conference:

International Collaboration In Scaling Up The Response to Aids
Barcelona | 9 July 2002

Health at the World Summit on Sustainable Development
Barcelona | 9 July 2002

Opening Ceremony, 18th UICC International Cancer Congress
Oslo | 30 June 2002

25th Session of the Joint Coordinating Board of the UNDP/World Bank/WHO Special Programme for Research and Training in Tropical Diseases
Geneva | 24 June 2002

XVIII European Congress of Perinatal Medicine
Oslo | 19 June 2002

Consultation on national responses to the CMH report
Geneva | 17-18 June 2002

World Food Summit, Plenary Address
Rome | 10 June 2002

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Freedom from Want Award
Middelburg, Netherlands | 8 June 2002

Award Ceremonies: "The Smoke Free Prize"
Oslo | 31 May 2002

Address to the Fifty-fifth World Health Assembly
Geneva | 13 May 2002

United Nations General Assembly Special Session on Children:

The Last Mile to End Polio
New York City | 8 May 2002

Plenary Address
New York City | 9 May 2002

Sustained Elimination of Iodine Deficiency Disorders
New York City | 8 May 2002

Global Priorities in Influenza Surveillance and Control
Geneva | 6 May 2002

Health as Foreign Policy
Ditchley Park, Oxfordshire | 26 April 2002

WHO Conference on Health and Disability
Trieste, Italy | 18 April 2002

Second World Assembly on Ageing
Madrid, Spain | 9 April 2002

World Health Day Celebrations
São Paulo, Brazil | 5 April 2002

Round Table "Looking Ahead" at the International Conference on Financing for Development
Monterrey, Mexico | 21 March 2002

International Conference on Financing for Development
Monterrey, Mexico | 20 March 2002

Intergovernmental Negotiating Body on the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control - Fourth Session, Opening Remarks
Geneva, Switzerland | 18 March 2002

Conference on Innovation for Sustainability - Technology Meets the Market
Amsterdam, The Netherlands | 13 March 2002

WHO/UNICEF Global Consultation on Child and Adolescent Health and Development
Stockholm, Sweden | 12 March 2002

Seminar on Stewardship of Health Systems at the Board of Health
Oslo, Norway | 8 March 2002

International Women's Day - "Women, Health and Development"
WHO Headquarters, Geneva | 7 March 2002

Seminar on "Globalisation and Health: The Way Forward"
Oslo, Norway | 28 February 2002

WHO/IFPMA Roundtable - Opening Remarks
Geneva, Switzerland | 20 February 2002

WHO European Ministerial Conference for a Tobacco-Free Europe
Warsaw, Poland | 18 February 2002

ECOSOC Roundtable on Health and Human Resources Development
New York, USA | 5 February 2002

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Pre-Board Meeting, Geneva | 27 January 2002

Nobel Centenary Roundtable - "AIDS and Global Security"
Paris | 25 January 2002

Statement by the Director-General to the Executive Board at its 109th session (.pdf, 144k)
Geneva | 14 January 2002


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2003 | 2002 | 2001 |2000 | 1999| 1998

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