Date and place of the session
The fifty-ninth session of the World Health Organization Regional Committee for the Western Pacific will be held in Manila, Philippines, from 22 to 26 September 2008.
The opening ceremony will begin at 09:00 on 22 September at the Philippine International Convention Center, CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City, Metro Manila. It will be sponsored by the Department of Health, Philippines.
The plenary session will commence on 22 September at 14:00 at the Conference Hall of the WHO Regional Office located on United Nations Avenue corner Taft Avenue, Ermita, Manila.
Subsequent meetings from Tuesday, 23 September, to Friday, 26 September, are scheduled from 09:00 to 12:00 and from 14:00 to 17:00, with a 15‑minute coffee break in each period.