World Health Organization ( WHO )

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The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) that is concerned with international public health. It was established on 7 April 1948, with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, and is a member of the United Nations Development Group. Its predecessor, the Health Organization, was an agency of the League of Nations.

WHO press release, blog etc

04/11/2018 - 07:44 WHO and UNICEF issue new guidance to promote breastfeeding in health facilities globally
04/11/2018 - 03:16 WHO concerned about suspected chemical attacks in Syria
04/11/2018 - 02:28 General Programme of Work
04/11/2018 - 01:25 Monitoring Health for the Sustainable Development Goals
04/05/2018 - 18:26 WHO at 70 - working for better health for everyone, everywhere
03/27/2018 - 18:56 Donors pledge over US$15 million to WHOs Contingency Fund for Emergencies
03/27/2018 - 01:39 Donors pledge over US$ 15 million to WHOs Contingency Fund for Emergencies
03/14/2018 - 03:03 Seven years of Syrias health tragedy
03/01/2018 - 05:14 WHO calls for action from governments and their partners to stem the rise in hearing loss
02/16/2018 - 06:31 World leaders join new drive to beat noncommunicable diseases
02/15/2018 - 17:13 Individualized, supportive care key to positive childbirth experience, says WHO
01/29/2018 - 19:57 High levels of antibiotic resistance found worldwide, new data shows
01/10/2018 - 11:19 UN Environment and WHO agree to major collaboration on environmental health risks
01/08/2018 - 10:35 WHO Director-General: invest in health to end plague in Madagascar
01/01/2018 - 05:03 Food insecurity and famine
12/14/2017 - 04:25 Up to 650 000 people die of respiratory diseases linked to seasonal flu each year
12/13/2017 - 01:06 World Bank and WHO: Half the world lacks access to essential health services, 100 million still pushed into extreme poverty because of health expenses
12/08/2017 - 04:01 Uganda ends Marburg virus disease outbreak