World Health Organization (WHO)

The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations which is concerned with international public health. It was established on 7 April 1948 (a date we now celebrate every year as World Health Day) in Geneva, Switzerland. The primary role is to direct and coordinate international health within the United Nations system.
The main areas of work are health systems; health through the life-course; noncommunicable and communicable diseases; preparedness, surveillance and response; and corporate services.
Who ensures the safety of the air people breathe, the food they eat, the water they drink – and the medicines and vaccines they need and building a better, healthier future for people all over the world.

TOPIC I: Ensuring worldwide equality in Medicines and Healthcare Services
TOPIC II: Reducing health-threatening chemical waste and carbon emission

Committee Directors: Fevzi İrfan CAN – Rüya ÇALIŞLAR

WHO Study Guide