The Regional Committee,
Recalling that the Director-General has requested the Regional Director to prepare detailed programme and budget estimates for work to be done in the Region and to obtain the recommendations thereon of the Regional Committee, in order that he may use those plans in preparing his proposed programme and budget;
Considering that the Regional Director has developed the programme for 1958 in consultation with the governments concerned and in conformity with their requests;
Having reviewed the regular programme for the Western Pacific Region as presented by the Regional Director, **
- CONSIDERS that the programme proposed for the Western Pacific Region for 1958 is well conceived and the cost estimates carefully established;
- DIRECTS the Regional Director to follow priorities already approved, should the World Health Assembly reduce the proposed effective working budget;
- REQUESTS the Regional Director to transmit the proposals to the Director-General for his consideration and inclusion in his proposed programme and budget estimates for 1958.
** WP/RC7/5, Parts I and II