What is PAHO? The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), founded in 1902, is the world’s oldest international public health agency. It provides technical cooperation and mobilizes partnerships to improve health and quality of life in the countries of the Americas. PAHO is the specialized health agency of the Inter-American System and serves as the Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization (WHO). Together with WHO, PAHO is a member of the United Nations system.
- BASIC DOCUMENTS of the Pan American Health Organization, 18th ed.
- The Pan American Sanitary Code
- Constitution of the Pan American Health Organization
- The Pan American Sanitary Code: Toward a Hemispheric Health Policy
- Annual Reports of the Director & Quadrennial Reports of the Director
- OD 345 - Strategic Plan of the Pan American Health Organization 2014-2019
- Championing Health: Sustainable Development and Equity. PAHO Strategic Plan 2014-2019
- Health Agenda for the Americas 2008–2017
- See Governing Bodies for more official documents