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Organization
Record information and status
Record ID
15825
Status
Published
Date of creation
2006-08-23 14:16 UTC (philippe.leblond@cbd.int)
Date of last update
2019-02-26 20:02 UTC (anastasia.beliaeva@cbd.int)
Date of publication
2019-02-26 20:02 UTC (anastasia.beliaeva@cbd.int)

General information
Name of the Organization
World Health Organization (WHO)
Coordinates
Coordinates
World Health Organization (WHO)
Avenue Appia 20
Geneva
Switzerland, 1202
Phone:+41 22 791 21 11
Fax:+41 22 791 31 11
Email:info@who.int,DGOffice@who.int
Url:World Health Organization (WHO)
Contact Information
Type of organization
  • UN and other specialized agency of the UN Common System
Thematic areas
Environmental, food and feed safety
Organization’s profile
The World Health Organization is the United Nations specialized agency for health. WHO's objective, is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health. Health is defined in WHO's Constitution as a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.
Contact person
World Health Organization (WHO)
Director-General
Avenue Appia 20
Geneva
Switzerland, 1202
Phone:+41 22 791 21 11
Fax:+41 22 791 31 11
Email:DGOffice@who.int
Url:http://www.who.int/en/
Additional Information
Additional Information
The WHO Biosafety Programme is a resource to Member States for information, training and advocacy for laboratory biosafety procedures and practices. It coordinates an informal information-sharing network of international biosafety organizations and liaises with the United Nations on international regulations for transport of biohazardous materials. The programme produces and revises a variety of technical information documents on biosafety.

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