Malaysia joined WHO on 24 April 1958 as Malaya. In 1957, it obtained its independence. In 1963, Malaysia was formed with Singapore, North Borneo and Sarawak. In 1965, Singapore withdrew from the Federation.

From May 1956 to January 1964, the WHO Representative Office in Singapore covered Brunei Darussalam, Malaysia and Singapore. In 1964, the Representative Office was transferred to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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The WHO Representative in Malaysia, Brunei Darussalam and Singapore
Lo, Dr Ying-Ru Jacqueline

Address: World Health Organization
4th Floor, Prima 8, Block 3508, Jalan Teknokrat 6, 63000 Cyberjaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Telephone: (603) 8871 7111
Fax: (603) 8871 7171


Ministry of Health

Address: Block E1, E6, E7 & E10, Parcel E Federal Government Complex Administrative Centre 62590 PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia

Telephone: (603) 8883 3888