World Health Organization Swot Analysis

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I. Background of World Health Organization (WHO)
The World Health Organization (WHO) was established by the United Nations in Geneva in early 1948 after the World War II with one goal to improve global health through international cooperation with member countries. Its origin resulted from the combination of all the health organizations that were in place in one joint organization. WHO incorporates the Office International d'Hygiène Publique and the League of Nations Health Organization formed in 1920.
The WHO constitution was first ratified by 26th member states and it came into force on 7th April 1948. The first WHO meeting was hold on 24th July 1948 where they appointed G. Brock Chisholm as the Director-General of WHO and its first targets were based on controlling the spread of malaria, tuberculosis and sexually transmitted infections, and improving maternal and child health, nutrition and
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These areas are complemented by work on strengthening health systems and modifying broader determinants of health.

6. Monitoring and Assessing Health Trends and Concerns
As part of its obligations, WHO carries out its oversight responsibilities in countries, in collaboration with ministries of health, statistical services and institutions. At the regional level, it ensures that data collection on trends and concerns is carried out in all the countries and collaborates with partners through its programs to reduce health issues.
One of the functions of WHO is to identify all the health trends in the world. With malnutrition and preventable diseases leading to high death rates in underdeveloped countries, the organization's mission is to assess trends to ensure that its resources reach the poorest

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