Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan assumes Chair of the WHO’s Executive Board

The Hindu Business Line | May 23, 2020 at 4:46 AM
  • WHO’s Executive Board comprises of 34 members elected for three-year terms.
  • The Chair of the Executive Board is elected by its members on being nominated by the Regional Committees of the six WHO Regions, by rotation.
  • The annual Board meeting is held in January when the members agree upon the agenda for the World Health Assembly and the resolutions to be considered by the health assembly.