United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)
Administration des Nations Unies pour le secours et la reconstruction
1945. A forerunner of World Health Organization (WHO), set up 22 July 1946, which took over peace-time aspects of the work of the Health Division of UNRRA and the functions of International Office for Public Health (OIHP). Activities terminated, Aug 1946, when residual assets were transferred to United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).
Provide medical relief and health care to countries liberated after the 2nd World War.Available with paid subscription only.
Instrumental in the official setting up of Arolsen Archives - International Center on Nazi Persecution, 1945, Frankfurt-Main (Germany), the Service having been in operation since 1943, London (UK), where it had been organized by the Allied military authorities.
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