World Health Organization

World Health Organization, an international organization, directs and coordinates authority for health within the United Nations System.





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Zsuzsanna Jakab
Deputy Director-General
Catharina Boehme
Chef de Cabinet
Soumya Swaminathan
Chief Scientist
Jane Ellison
Executive Director for External Relations and Governance
Hanan H. Balkhy
Assistant Director-General, Antimicrobial Resistance
Ibrahima Socé Fall
Assistant Director-General, Emergency Response
Jaouad Mahjour
Assistant Director-General, Emergency Preparedness and International Health Regulations
Mariângela Batista Galvão Simão
Assistant Director-General, Access to Medicines and Health Products
Michael Ryan
Executive Director, WHO Health Emergencies Programme
Naoko Yamamoto
Assistant Director-General, Universal Health Coverage / Healthier Populations
Nothemba Simelela
Assistant Director-General, Special Advisor to the Director-General, Strategic Priorities
Raul Thomas
Assistant Director-General, Business Operations
Ren Minghui
Assistant Director-General, Universal Health Coverage / Communicable and Noncommunicable Diseases
Samira Asma
Assistant Director-General for Data, Analytics and Delivery
Stewart Simonson
Assistant Director-General, WHO at the United Nations in New York
Agnès Buzyn
Executive Director, WHO Academy
Bruce Aylward
Senior Advisor to the Director-General, Organizational Change
Peter Singer
Special Advisor to the Director-General