World Health Organization


  • Unhealthy environment 2017-10-15 09:01

    ‘Unhealthy environment kills 33,000 Iranians annually’

    TEHRAN — Around 33,000 people die each year in Iran because they are exposed to unhealthy environment, director for the environmental health research network affiliated with the Health Ministry said on Thursday.

  • Hassan Qazizadeh Hashemi (L) and Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus 2017-10-10 17:51

    WHO hails Iran’s health system development

    TEHRAN — World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus hailed on Tuesday Iran’s health system development, saying that Iran sets an example for other countries worldwide.

  • childhood obesity 2017-09-06 17:24

    WHO endorses Iran’s obesity prevention program

    TEHRAN — Officials from the World Health Organization have endorsed Iran’s obesity prevention program which aims to curb overweight and obesity among teenagers and preschoolers.

  • causes of death 2017-07-23 09:01

    WHO endorses Iran’s complete mortality data

    TEHRAN — The World Health Organization has endorsed Iran’s reliable completeness in classification of the leading causes of death, IRNA news agency reported on Saturday.