EB131. Agenda Item 3: Reflections on outcomes of WHA65

Member states were invited to reflect upon the WHA65 just concluded.
There were no papers for this item.  

WHO Watchers' report.  

MS were generally positive.  Some highlights:

  • Cuba critical of limited time for interventions
  • General support for the Traffic Lights although recognition that balance is needed between inclusiveness and discipline
  • Maldives highlighted need for earlier and more substantive briefings for small countries on the agenda
  • Timor L'Este suggests exploration of modern communication technologies to support consultation with far away countries
  • Estonia critical of late evening session, "No public health issues deserve to be discussed at 9 p.m"
  • DG emphasises the need for greater trust to make the Assembly flow 
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