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.
Dr. Gabriele Riedner
WHO Country Office, glass building, Museum Street, 4th floor,