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World Health Organization

Avenue Appia 20
1211 Genève

The mission of the Records and Archives service is to manage and preserve the current and semi-active records and historical archives of the World Health Organization (WHO).

It is made up of two units : Records and Archives. The semi-active records are jointly managed by the two units.

Records - WHO records comprise correspondence, contracts, minutes, studies, travel and mission reports, etc.

Archives- The WHO Archives conserve more than 3 linear kilometres of documents which have acquired administrative, legal, historic and cultural value. They are WHO's institutional memory and trace the Organization's history.

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