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Photos from day 8: Seventieth World Health Assembly


30 May 2017

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Hans Troedsson, WHO Assistant Director-General for General Management
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Dr Hans Troedsson, WHO Assistant Director-General for General Management, during the closing plenary meeting of the World Health Assembly, 31 May 2017.


Ian Smith, WHO Executive Director of the Director-General's Office
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Dr Ian Smith, WHO Executive Director of the Director-General's Office listening to discussions at the World Health Assembly.


Dr Ren Minghui, WHO Assistant Director-General for HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases
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Dr Ren Minghui, WHO Assistant Director-General for HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Neglected Tropical Diseases.


Dr Mahmoud M Fikri, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean
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Dr Mahmoud M Fikri, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean listening to translation of discussions at the World Health Assembly.


Zsuzsanna Jakab, WHO Regional Director for Europe
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Zsuzsanna Jakab, WHO Regional Director for Europe, at the World Health Assembly.


Dr Margaret Chan with two women, another taking photo
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At the end of the Assembly, many delegates rushed to have their photos taken with Dr Margaret Chan, WHO Director-General.