Designation of Collaborating Centre for the WHO-FIC in Japan

WHO-FIC Network Meeting
Cape Town, South Africa
October 29- November 4, 2011

WHO-FIC Network meeting was held in Cape Town, South Africa from October 29th until November 4th.

One of the most notable events of this year’s meeting was the bestowal ceremony of the WHO flag to the Collaborating Centre for the WHO-FIC in Japan which is newly designated. Representing the centre, Dr. Takimura, the director of Japan ICD office, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan, gave a speech in this ceremony.

Also, a few institutions of member countries of the Asia-Pacific Network meeting are now moving towards designation.

The bestowal ceremony of the WHO flag
Dr. Takimura gave a speech
Newly designated Collaborating Centre for the WHO-FIC in Japan was bestowed with the WHO flag.