Japan Joined WHO on 16 May 1951. It was covered by the WHO Representative Office in Taipei, China (Taiwan) from 1959 until the Office closed on 30 June 1972. Since then the responsibility over Japan was transferred to the Western Pacific Region under the Office of the Director, Programme Management.

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

Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare

Address: 1-2-2, Kasumigaseki, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo 100-8916, Japan