1. Date and place of the session
The fifty-sixth session of the World Health Organization Regional Committee for the Western Pacific will be held in Noumea, New Caledonia, from 19 to 23 September 2005.
The opening ceremony will be held at the auditorium of the Centre Culturel Tjibaou (Tjibaou Cultural Centre), rue des Accords de Matignon, BP378-98845, Noumea Cedex, New Caledonia, and will commence at 09:00 on 19 September 2005.
The plenary session will open on 19 September 2005 at 14:00 at the Jacques Iekawe Conference Hall of the The Secretariat of the Pacific Community, BP D5, 95 Promenade Roger Laroque, Anse Vata , 98848 Noumea Cedex, New Caledonia.
Working hours for subsequent meetings from Tuesday, 20 September, to Friday, 23 September, are tentatively set from 09:00 to 12:00 and from 14:00 to 17:00, with a 15 minute coffee/tea break in each period.
From 17 September 2005, all correspondence to the Secretariat should be addressed to:
WHO Regional Committee Secretariat
The Secretariat of the Pacific Community
BP D5, 95 Promenade Roger Laroque, Anse Vata
98848 Noumea Cedex, New Caledonia
Tel. : (687) 262000
Fax : (687) 263818