Viet Nam

Viet Nam joined WHO on 17 May 1950. At the time of joining, it was one of the French Union's Associate States. It obtained its independence in 1955 with the country divided into North and South. When the Vietnam War ended on 30 April 1975, North and South were merged to form the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.
On 1 January 1956, the WHO Representative Office in Saigon was established and covered Cambodia, the Laos People's Democratic Republic and Viet Nam. The office was relieved of its duties over Cambodia and the Lao People's Democratic Republic in April 1962 and...

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The WHO Representative in the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam:
Dr Kidong Park

Address: World Health Organization 304 Kim Ma Street Ha Noi Viet Nam

Telephone: +84 (0) 4 38 500 100


Ministry of Health

Address: 138A Giang Vo, Hanoi,
Viet Nam

Telephone: (84 4) 3846 1325