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72nd World Health Assembly

The Seventy-second World Health Assembly (WHA) will be held in Geneva, Switzerland, May 20–28, 2019. The WHA is the decision-making body of WHO and is attended by delegations from all WHO Member States and focuses on a specific health agenda prepared by the Executive Board. The main functions of the World Health Assembly are to determine the policies of the Organization, appoint the Director-General, supervise financial policies, and review and approve the proposed programme budget. The Health Assembly is held annually in Geneva, Switzerland.