Doctor in Haiti
The World Health Organization assists during natural disasters, such as the earthquake in Haiti, as well as targets the spread of communicable diseases such as malaria and AIDS.
Photograph by Carrie Evans, MyShot
the act of working together.
terrible and damaging event.
to destroy or remove.
infectious disease caused by a parasite carried by mosquitoes.
to make or produce a good, usually for sale.
scientific observations and investigation into a subject, usually following the scientific method: observation, hypothesis, prediction, experimentation, analysis, and conclusion.
very contagious, often fatal disease wiped out with vaccination programs.
having to do with issues, people, or organizations from different countries.
international organization that works for peace, security and cooperation.
United Nations agency responsible for health.