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Sixty-sixth World Health Assembly: photos

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Day 1: 20 May 2013

WHO Director-General Dr Margaret Chan delivering the opening address at the Sixty-sixth World Health Assembly.

Dr Margaret Chan, Director-General of WHO at the opening plenary session of the Sixty-sixth World Health Assembly.

(From left)  Mr Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Director-General of the United Nations Office in Geneva and Dr Margaret Chan, Director-General of WHO at the opening plenary session of the Sixty-sixth World Health Assembly.
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    (From left) Mr Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Director-General of the United Nations Office in Geneva and Dr Margaret Chan, Director-General of WHO at the opening plenary session of the Sixty-sixth World Health Assembly.

Mr Alain Berset, Head of the Federal Department of Home Affairs of the Swiss Confederation speaking at the plenary

Dr Shigeru Omi, Special Assistant for International Affairs, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan, was appointed President of the Health Assembly.

Dr Anarfi Asamoa-Baah, Deputy Director-General of WHO, who leads the preparations for the World Health Assembly at the plenary.

The exhibits at the Health Assembly venue are also a place for delegates’ meetings and discussions.

The exhibits of the World Health Assembly are gathering point just outside the plenary hall.
WHO/Pierre Albouy
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