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Institutional digital repository

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A graphic image of featureless shapes representing people each sitting at a computer arranged in a circle around a serverThe Institutional Digital Repository of the Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean was launched in October 2011 in order to improve accessibility to, and availability of, documents of WHO governing bodies, the annual reports of the Regional Director, messages and speeches of the Regional Director, technical and intercountry meeting reports and resolutions that represent the work of the Regional Office. The Institutional Digital Repository includes bibliographic data with online access to the full text of more than 11250 official documents published from 1948 until the current day. Its main objective is to share knowledge through a single access point.

Institutional digital repository

Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean

Sixtieth-third Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2016

Sixtieth-second Session, Kuwait, Kuwait, 2015

Sixtieth-first Session, Tunis, Tunisise, 2014

Sixtieth Session, Muscat, Oman, 2013

Fifty-ninth Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2012

Fifty-eighth Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2011

Fifty-seventh Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2010

Fifty-sixth Session, Fez, Morocco, 2009

Fifty-fifth Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2008

Fifty-fourth Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2007

Fifty-third Session, Isfahan, Islamic Republic of Iran, 2006

Fifty-second Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2005

Fifty-first Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2004

Fiftieth Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2003

Forty-ninth Session, Cairo, Egypt, 2002

Types of publication

Country cooperation strategy

Country Office publications and documents

High level meeting reports

Intercountry meetings reports

Other speeches 

Regional Advisory Committee on Health Research reports

Regional Committee decisions

Regional Committee final reports

Regional Committee news

Regional Committee resolutions

Regional Committee technical papers

Regional Consultative Committee meeting reports

Regional Director's annual reports

Regional Director's speeches and messages

Technical committee reports

Technical working papers

Strategic Health Priority Areas

Health system strengthening

Maternal, reproductive and child health and nutrition

Noncommunicable diseases

Communicable diseases

Emergency preparedness and response

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Data and statistics

The total number of publications produced by the Regional Office in 2016 was 146.

Arabic (33)

English (91)

French (22)

The total number of journals that have been indexed in the Index Medicus for the Eastern Mediterranean Region is 648.