Tag Archives: WHO

Saira visits WHO Country Office to condole Dr Fikri’s death

Islamabad: Minister for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar visited World Health Organization (WHO) Country Office on Wednesday to condole the sad demise of Regional Director WHO Dr Mahmoud Fikri, who died on October 17. While recording her impression in the condolence book, the minister said the …

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Pakistan elected chair of WHO executive board

Islamabad: In a major development, Pakistan was elected as chair of World Health Organization’s (WHO) Executive Board on Friday with Director General Health Dr. Assad Hafeez formally assuming office as Chairman of the Executive Board. The 34-member elite group, considered as the highest global policy forum on health, elected Pakistan …

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Environmental Pollution, Health, and Development

By Rameez Khazir Ecological contamination is an expansive, exorbitant, unjustly appropriated, and preventable reason for illness and demise in nations around the globe. The connections amongst contamination and wellbeing, while extremely solid, have been inadequately refreshing in the worldwide wellbeing plan, and the global and local assets dispensed to contamination …

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