We are the directing and coordinating authority on international health within the United Nations’ system. We do this by:

  • Providing leadership on matters critical to health and engaging in partnerships where joint action is needed;
  • Shaping the research agenda and stimulating the generation, translation and dissemination of valuable knowledge;
  • Setting norms and standards and promoting and monitoring their implementation;
  • Articulating ethical and evidence-based policy options;
  • Providing technical support, catalysing change, and building sustainable institutional capacity; and
  • Monitoring the health situation and assessing health trends.


Leadership priorities

For each 6-year programme of work priority areas are identified where our leadership is most needed. These are our main areas of work:

  • Health systems
  • Promoting health through the life-course Non communicable diseases Communicable diseases Corporate services Preparedness, surveillance and response


Website: World Health Organization (WHO)

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Dr. Sahibjan Badar

Welcome to the website of Accelerated Action Plan (AAP). AAP is an initiative of Health Department, Government of Sindh. The goal of program is to improve health and nutrition status of children and mothers by rapidly expanding and enhancing coverage of intervention in all districts of Sindh, both t Read more..


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