Armenia has been appointed a member of the World Health Organization (WHO) General Committee for the first time, the Ministry of Health informs.
WHO’s primary role is to direct international health within the United Nations’ system and to lead partners in global health responses. The General Committee consists of 25 members. The Committee, in consultation with the Director General, performs the following functions:
• determines the time and place of all plenary sittings, sittings of the main committees and sittings of all the committees during the session;
• decides the sequence of activities of each plenary session;
• proposes agenda items to the Health Assembly;
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