WHO's Executive Board tackles tricky topics

Maurice, John; Kindhauser, Mary Kay
March 2001
Bulletin of the World Health Organization;2001, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p274
Academic Journal
Highlights the 107th Executive Board meeting of the World Health Organization (WHO). Recommendation of breastfeeding from birth to six months; Ranks of WHO members according to health system performance; Efforts of WHO to promote outbreak surveillance of epidemics.


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