World Health Organization

How did WHO start

WHO began when Constitution came into force on 7 April 1948 a date we now celebrate every year as World Health Day. There are now 7000 people working in 150 country offices in 6 regional offices and at the headquarters in Geneva.

What is WHO role

WHO is committed to working better with Member States so that suffering and death in crises are minimized and systems are protected and repaired

Who they work with

WHO works with the UN very tightly because they are both very good fundraisers

NEPAL earth quake

Saturday, April 25th, 9-9:15pm

Gorkha, Western Region, Nepal

Gorkha, Western Region

The Nepal earth quake
WHO: Assessing health needs in an earthquake-devastated Nepalese village