World Health Organization

In addition, the two UN agencies agreed to anticipate and address the health needs of refugees both at the national and international level by working closely with non-governmental organizations and other groups.

WHO also sends doctors and other health professionals to UNHCR operations and supports the refugee agency, governments, and other institutions in the co-ordination of humanitarian health programmes. The two organizations jointly consult with host governments and donors to determine health measures for beneficiaries within the context of ongoing national development efforts.