World Health Organization (WHO)

What is World Health Organization (WHO)?

World Health Organization (WHO) meaning

established – 22 July 1946; effective – 7 April 1948

 

aim – to deal with health matters worldwide; a UN specialized agency

 

members – (194) includes all UN member countries except Liechtenstein (192 total); plus Cook Islands and Niue

 

 

reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html