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Q. Why is April 7 observed as World Health Day internationally ? Any connection with the United Nations?

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Asked by joyoti sen, 22 Apr '08 09:31 am
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april the 7th as World Health Day was instituted by the World Health Organization(WHO) in 1948...WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system....so u have ur answer there.
btw...their agenda this yr r...protect health from the deteriorating effects of climate change.....along with projects like preventing HIV/AIDS..reducing child mortality..combating malaria etc... :)
Answered by sumita ganguly, 22 Apr '08 09:41 am

 
  
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All international days are celebrated by different organisations which are various organs under United Nations.
Answered by Ramesh Agarwal, 22 Apr '08 09:11 pm

 
  
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August 7, 1948, WHO an organ of UN came into existence
To commemorate that day August 7 is celebrated as the World Health Day
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 25 Apr '08 02:04 pm

 
  
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That was the birthday of WHO !!!!
Answered by MS Prasad, 22 Apr '08 02:39 pm

 
  
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Ye...because they do not have any other suitable date ...because all other date are reserved for mothers day , fathers day, teachers day, childrens day, aunty's day, uncles day, house maid's day, bagal waali aunty's day etc etc.

Ya United Nations have connection with these things. Because they do not have other works na. :))))))))))))) baite baite bore hojaayenge.
Answered by peekay first, 22 Apr '08 10:35 am

 
  
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no idea really
Answered by devender dahiya, 22 Apr '08 09:34 am

 
  
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