Picturing health: 35 years of photojournalism at WHO
About the collection
WHO Archives holds many black and white photographs showing the work done in various health-related professions by people from all parts of the world.
This exhibit offers a selection of photostories taken by photographers from the 1950s to the 1980s. These images illustrate health programmes established by governments and by WHO.
The pictures presented in the photo galleries come from the files of the WHO "Photographic Archives, Sub-fonds Photographers" and they are accompanied by their original captions.
World Immunization Week: Are you up-to-date?
World Malaria Day: Invest in the future. Defeat malaria
World No Tobacco Day: Raise taxes on tobacco
International consultation on workers’ health coverage
FAO/WHO Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2)