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Title Sixty years of WHO in Europe
Published Copenhagen : World Health Organization, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (v, 59 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Contents Introduction; The road to Copenhagen; Dr Norman Begg: the first Regional Director; Dr Paul van de Calseyde: the second Regional Director; Dr Leo A. Kaprio: the third Regional Director; Dr Jo E. Asvall: the fourth Regional Director; Dr Marc Danzon: the fifth Regional Director; Epilogue; Information sources
Summary Annotation This booklet tells the story of the WHO Regional Office for Europe from its beginnings to its state in 2010. A way of keeping alive and handing on the history of this Office and its vital work, it covers five WHO regional directors for Europe and thousands of dedicated staff, not to mention the hundreds of programes and policies they helped to create and carry out. An earlier book covered the first 40 years in detail; this booklet focuses more on the last 20 years. It is a story of how the Regional Office has spent the past 60 years working to help improve the health of the people in the vast area that it serves
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject World Health Organization
World Health Organization -- History
World Health Organization.
International cooperation.
Public health -- Europe -- History
Public health -- History
Regional Health Planning -- history
International Cooperation
MEDICAL -- Toxicology.
International cooperation.
Public health.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe.
ISBN 9789289014175
Other Titles Sixty years of World Health Organization in Europe
60 years of WHO in Europe
60 years of World Health Organization in Europe