CD13/28: Educational needs for health personnel in the Americas

Publication year: 1961

Pursuant to instructions contained in Resolution EXXIV of the XII meeting of the Directing Council, the Director has intensified his efforts to find extra-budgetary funds in order to expand the educational program of the Organization. Consideration was given to long-term financing of education of health personnel through the inclusion in the Act of Bogota of a section dealing with "Measures for the Improvement of Public Health" which specifically refers to the training of professional and auxiliary personnel for health programs. (AU)