Hong Kong SAR (China)

In May 1953, Hong Kong SAR (China), formerly Hong Kong SAR, China, was assigned to the Western Pacific Region at the Sixth World Health Assembly ''without prejudice to any questions regarding its sovereignty'' as an area. It was under the British administration until 30 June 1997. From the fortieth session of the Regional Committee in 1989 to the forty-seventh in 1996, Hong Kong attended sessions of the Regional Committee under its own name. With effect from the forty-eighth session in 1997, Hong Kong has attended the Regional Committee as Hong Kong SAR (China)...

Contact us

Director, Programme Management:
Dr Takeshi Kasai

Address: World Health Organization
Regional Office for the Western Pacific
United Nations Avenue P.O. Box 2932,
1000 Manila, the Philippines

Email: wprocsu@who.int

Department of Health

Address: 21/F Wu Chung House, 213 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Telephone: (852) 29618989

Email: enquiries@dh.gov.hk