Francisco T. Duque III
DOH Secretary Fransisco T Duque III was elected chair of WHO RCM and will head it for a year. The last time the Philippines chaired the Regional Committee for Western Pacific was in 2014 when then DOH Secretary Enrique Ona was elected. The WHO WPRO RCM is composed of 37 member states.
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Duque Chairs WHO WESTPAC Committee

UNDER the cloud of global risk due to COVID-19, the 37 member-states of the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee for Western Pacific elected Health Secretary Francisco T. Duque III