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    I worked for the World Health Organization for 2 years

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    I worked at World Health Organization

    Pros

    Great benefits, opportunities to travel and the opportunity to do some great work for under served populations.

    Cons

    Limited growth and cumbersome processes. Very large bureaucratic culture with little communication between and within groups.

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    Increase communication between and within groups at WHO without adding additional assigned tasks of creating bulletins to convey information - meetings in the hallways and monthly technical meetings would go much further to increasing communications. Also, trust your employees.

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World Health Organization Interviews

Updated Jun 20, 2014
Updated Jun 20, 2014

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    Application Details

    The process took 6+ monthsinterviewed at World Health Organization in May 2011.

    Interview Details

    You apply online through the website. It takes about 2 to 3 months to move to the next phase, that is a timed skills test. After the test it takes about 1 month to move to the next phase, which was a panel interview. After that you get an offer or not (it takes about 2 months to have a reply).

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Website www.who.int
Headquarters GENĂˆVE, Switzerland
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Health Care
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
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The World Health Organization (WHO) is the United Nations' agency for health. The organization focuses on four main areas, led by health intervention efforts, such as control and prevention of HIV/AIDS, malaria, and tuberculosis. Other WHO priorities include support for government health programs; development of health policies, products, and systems; and efforts related to determinants of health, such as food safety and nutrition. The WHO operates from six regional offices worldwide and national offices in about 150 countries. Budget and policy oversight for the... More

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