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World Health Organization
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World Health Organization - IRAQ (WHO Iraq)
Full Name Dr. Jaffar Hussain

Report Date: 14/06/2016
This work undertaken is a result of a partnership between the Erbil Refugee Council (ERC), the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Erbil Statistics Directorate (ESD), the Joint Crisis Coordination Centre (JCC), International Organization for Migration (IOM), United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UNHABITAT) and United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA). The Joint IDP Profiling Service (JIPS) offered technical support throughout the exercise. A Technical Working Group consisting of ESD, UNHCR and ERC, and with the support of JIPS, have developed the methodology and conducted the analysis with the helpful comments on the report and recommendations provided by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), World Health Organization (WHO), United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) and the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC). The whole study in English, Arabic and Kurdish languages is available on the link:
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World Health Organization (WHO Jordan)
Full Name Felicia Jones
Phone Number +962797408217

Report Date: 08/04/2015
The objective of this national assessment of access to health care by Syrian refugees in Jordan was to characterize the health status and care-seeking behaviors of Syrian refugees living outside of camps and to inform issues related to their access to health care. The survey sample was nationally representative of Syrians in Jordan.
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World Health Organization (WHO Lebanon)
About 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. In times of crisis or disasters, WHO leads the health Cluster with the following functions: coordination, assessing and monitoring health needs, capacity building and filling health gaps.
Full Name Dr. Gabriele Riedner
Address WHO Country Office, glass building, Museum Street, 4th floor, Beirut, Lebanon

World Health Organisation (WHO Turkey)
Full Name Dr. M. Profili
Phone Number +90 312 4541082
Address The WHO Representative and Head of Country Office, WHO Country Office, UN House, Birlik Mahallesi, 2 Cadde No. 11, TR-06610 Cankaya, Ankara, Turkey