Twenty-second session


Regional Programme on Environmental Pollution Control

         The Regional Committee,

         Having considered the progress report submitted by the Regional Director on the regional programme on environmental pollution control, *

  1. NOTES with satisfaction that appropriate action has already been taken or initiated on all the suggestions and recommendations set forth in resolution WPR/RC21.R12;
  2. RECOMMENDS that the report of the 1971 WHO consultant team be submitted expeditiously to all Member countries and territories in the Region, with a view to eliciting their comments especially with regard to current national plans in the field of environmental pollution control;
  3. REQUESTS the Regional Director to submit to the Committee at its twenty-third session a report on the progress made and further elaboration of the preliminary proposals for a long-term regional programme on environmental pollution control.

* WPR/RC22/9

24 September 1971

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