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BACKGROUND The World Health Assembly (WHA), the WHO’s supreme decision-making body that determines the WHO’s policies, issued Resolution 60.26 in May 2007. The resolution requested the WHO to carry out a global campaign for the elimination of asbestos-related diseases "…bearing in mind a differentiated approach to regulating its various forms …"

Uncivil servant

Uncivil servant
Maria Neira is an international civil servant. She is supposed to work for you and me. As a leading figure at the World Health Organisation (WHO), her role is to implement decisions taken by international governments.
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