World Health Organization (WHO)


World Health Organization (WHO)
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  • World Health Organization (WHO) — Public health agency of the UN, established in Geneva in 1948 to succeed two earlier agencies. Its mandate is to promote the highest possible level of health in all peoples. Its work falls into three categories. It provides a clearinghouse for… …   Universalium

  • World Health Organization — WHO redirects here. For other uses, see Who (disambiguation). World Health Organization منظمة الصحة العالمية 世界卫生组织 Organisation mondiale de la Santé Всемирная организация здравоохранения Organización Mundial de la Salud …   Wikipedia

  • World Health Organization Goodwill Ambassador — WHO Goodwill Ambassadors are celebrity advocates of the World Health Organization (WHO) and utilize their talent and fame to advocate for health and well being.WHO Goodwill Ambassadors, and the year they were appointed:*Yohei Sasakawa, chairman… …   Wikipedia

  • World Health Organization — Flagge der WHO Weltgesundheitsorganisation, Genf Die Weltgesundheitsorganisation (engl. World Health Organization, WHO) ist eine Sonderorganisation der …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • World Health Organization — Organisation mondiale de la santé Pour les articles homonymes, voir OMS (homonymie) et Who. Organisation mondiale de la santé …   Wikipédia en Français

  • World Health Organization — n. An agency of the United Nations that works to promote international public health. abbrv. WHO The Essential Law Dictionary. Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008 …   Law dictionary

  • World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control — The World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (abbreviated WHO FCTC) is a treaty adopted by the 56th World Health Assembly on May 21, 2003. cite web | url=http://www.who.int/fctc/en/index.html | title=WHO Framework… …   Wikipedia

  • World Health Organization — Weltgesundheitsorganisation; WHO * * * I World Health Organization   [wəːld helθ ɔːgənaɪ zeɪʃn, englisch], Abkürzung WHO, englische Bezeichnung für die Weltgesundheitsorganisation. II World Health Organization   (Abkürzung WHO): englische… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • World Health Organization — A part of the United Nations that deals with major health issues around the world. The World Health Organization sets standards for disease control, health care, and medicines; conducts education and research programs; and publishes scientific… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • World Health Organization — WHO or, in French, OMS (Organisation Mondiale de la Sante), a specialized agency of the United Nations established in 1948 to further international cooperation for improved health conditions. Although it inherited specific tasks relating to… …   Medical dictionary

  • World Health Organization — World Health Or|ga|ni|za|tion, the WHO an international organization that is part of the ↑UN (United Nations), which helps countries improve their people s health by giving medicines and providing information and education about diseases,… …   Dictionary of contemporary English