Who's who

World Health Organization - WHO

International Organisations, Programmes, Funds, Institutes and other
Health
Avenue Appia 20
1211 Geneva
Switzerland
Tel:
+41 22 791 21 11

"The World Health Organization (WHO) is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health issues, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends."