75 years of improving public health

On 7 April 2023 ̶ World Health Day ̶ the World Health Organization will observe its 75th birthday. In 1948, countries of the world came together and founded WHO to promote health, keep the world safe and serve the vulnerable – so everyone, everywhere could attain the highest level of health and well-being. We want you to be part of World Health Day and so using your imagination and creative skills, enter our art competition and submit a drawing or painting related to health.



  • You must be between the ages of 8 and 18 to enter the competition
  • Your entry must be in the form of a drawing or painting created by yourself. Scan your artwork digitally (high-quality scanning) and send it to your teacher who will send it by email to the WHO office in your country* or to the Director of the Department of International Relations, Ministry of Health
  • The last date for receiving entries is the end of March 2023
  • Entries will be judged in the following age groups: 8–9, 10–11, 12–13, 14–15 and 16–18
  • You must fill registration template to provide us with the following information about yourself.
  • WHO reserves the right to use submitted artworks in its information products.
13 March - 31 March 2023
Free of charge
  • Ages 8 - 18

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