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To the Member States:

In accordance with the Constitution of the Pan American Health Organization, I have the honor to present the 2012–2013 annual report on the work of the Pan American Sanitary Bureau, Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization. The report highlights the Bureau’s major achievements in providing technical cooperation during this period within the framework of the 2008–2013 Strategic Plan of the Pan American Health Organization, defined by its Governing Bodies.

The report is complemented by the Financial Report of the Director and the Report of the External Auditor for 2012.

Dr. Carissa F. Etienne