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World Health Organization

n
(Medicine) an agency of the United Nations, established in 1948 with headquarters in Geneva, responsible for coordinating international health activities, aiding governments in improving health services, etc. Abbreviation: WHO
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Noun1.World Health Organization - a United Nations agency to coordinate international health activities and to help governments improve health services
UN agency, United Nations agency - an agency of the United Nations
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Translations
Organisation mondiale de la santé

World Health Organization

n the World Health Organizationl'Organizzazione f Mondiale della Sanità
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As the work of the World Health Organisation is linked to a field of human life that can be measured and viewed, it is based on facts and actions that express themselves with clear evidence.
Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Saidi, Minister of Health with a team of the World Health Organisation officials.

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