Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, October 19th, 2004
WHO's Regional Committee for the Western Pacific, which is composed of member states, gave its support to the 2005-2010 regional strategy for improving access to essential medicines.
Millions of people in the region die unnecessarily because they have no access to essential medicines, said Dr. Shigeru Omi, WHO regional director for the Western Pacific, in his report to the regional committee meeting in Shanghai, China.
The Western Pacific Region bears a significant part of...
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