July 11th, 2019
Slovakia will preside over the 74th session of the World Health Organisation's (WHO) Regional Committee for Europe in 2024, according to a document submitted by the health ministry for interdepartmental review. This will be Slovakia's first WHO presidency. The presidency-related expenditures are estimated at 1.3 million euros. The session prepares and adopts resolutions and decisions on the strategic direction and objectives of regional and global health policy.