Taiwan, China and the WHO: of pandas and pandemics

Attaran, Amir; H├ębert, Paul C.; Stanbrook, Matthew B.; Flegel, Ken; MacDonald, Noni
May 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/12/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 10, p993
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the debate regarding the association of the People's Republic of China and the Republic of China or Taiwan in participating in the operations of the World Health Organization (WHO). Both countries are always fighting in the WHO Assembly for the right to bring political and scientific delegates in the various processes of the WHO. China and Taiwan are encouraged to work together in providing health care systems as the threats of several pandemic are seen.


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