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Job opportunity in World Health Organization (WHO) as National Professional Officer

WHO is the United Nations’ specialized agency for Health. It is an inter-governmental organization and works in collaboration with its member states usually through the Ministries of Health. WHO’s objective is the attainment by all people of the highest possible level of health. WHO's Secretariat is staffed by health professionals, other experts and support staff working at headquarters in Geneva, six regional offices and country offices.


Work as NPO (Programmes) at World Health Organization

WHO India Country Office collaborates with the Government of India and relevant stakeholders within the framework of the collaborative Country Cooperation Strategy (CCS), to actively support the development and implementation of national health policies, strategies and plans in the area of Health financing and Health systems strengthening.

Post : NPO (Programmes) - (1702388)


Opportunity to work at World Health Organisation as Executive Associate

WHO India Country Office collaborates with the Government of India and relevant stakeholders within the framework of the collaborative Country Cooperation Strategy (CCS), to actively support the development and implementation of national health policies, strategies and plans in the area of Health financing and Health systems strengthening.

Post : Executive Associate


WHO said depression affecting 86 million people in South-East Asia

  • Posted on: 7 April 2017
  • By: Shalini.Sharma

The depression affects 86 million people in the region of Southeast Asia, said WHO, praising India for recently passing the bill on mental health care and called on nations to the quality of mental health services. This year's World Health Day focuses on depression, a persistent ailment, or a loss of interest or pleasure in things usually appreciated.


IMA requests WHO to include "spiritual well-being" in official definition of "health"

  • Posted on: 6 April 2017
  • By: Shalini.Sharma

Lucknow Chapter  of  the Indian Medical Association (IMA) has written to the World Health Organization (WHO) requesting the addition of the words "spiritual well-being" in the official definition of "health". In a letter to Dr. Margaret Chan, WHO's Director General, the association highlighted the theme of World Health Day-2017 - Depression Let's Talk - as a reason for the demand.


Opportunity to work at World Health Organisation for Biomedical science graduates

WHO India Country Office collaborates with the Government of India and relevant stakeholders within the framework of the collaborative Country Cooperation Strategy (CCS), to actively support the development and implementation of national health policies, strategies and plans in the area of Health financing and Health systems strengthening.

Post : Reports Officer


Career Opportunities as Indian Traditional Medicine Expert at Ministry of AYUSH

Ministry of AYUSH proposes to depute an expert under a Collaboration Agreement with WHO, Hqs, Geneva for providing inputs for preparation of strategic agenda and workplan in promoting quality, safety and effectiveness of the traditional and complementary medicine and development of practice documents in Traditional Medicine including Ayurveda, Unani, Panchkarma and training document in Yoga.

Applications are invited in prescribed format from eligible Indian candidates for deputation to WHO, Hqs, Geneva on full time fixed term contract basis initially for a period of two years. The selected incumbent may be deputed immediately during the year 2017-2018.

Post : Indian Traditional Medicine Expert


Job for Virologist/ Immunologist in World Health Organization

WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends.

Post : Virologist/ Immunologist


Vacancy for National Professional Officer (VPD Surveillance) in World Health Organization

WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, articulating evidence-based policy options, providing technical support to countries and monitoring and assessing health trends.

Post: National Professional Officer (VPD Surveillance)


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