Sixty-third World Health Assembly
Date: 17–21 May 2010
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
The Sixty-third session of the World Health Assembly took place in Geneva during 17–21 May 2010. At this session, the Health Assembly discussed a number of public health issues, including:
- implementation of the International Health Regulations (2005);
- monitoring of the achievement of the health-related Millennium Development Goals;
- strategies to reduce the harmful use of alcohol; and
- counterfeit medical products.
The Health Assembly also discussed the programme budget, administration and management matters of WHO.
From walking canes to wrist alarms: WHO’s global survey on devices that matter most for the elderly and disabled
From the ground up: rebuilding health systems in the wake of Ebola
Putting household water treatment products to the test
Essential medicines give lifeline to people living with cancer
Disease early warning, alert and response in emergencies