World Health Day
World Health Day, observed annually in April and sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO), marks the anniversary of the World Health Organization which was founded in 1948.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is the leading global health authority within the United Nations System.
World Health Day recognizes the work of the WHO, which is varied, but can be summarized by the following objectives: Promote development; foster health security; strengthen health systems; harness information, research and evidence; enchance partnerships; improve performance of its organization.
World Health Day Sponsor:
World Health Organization (WHO)
To learn more, visit http://www.who.int/world-health-day/en/