Albania

The WHO Country Office, Albania was established in 1991 in Tirana. It serves as the focal point for WHO activities and assists the Albanian Government in shaping the national health agenda, providing technical support, and monitoring and assessing health trends. The Country Office team consist of experts in the fields of climate change, disaster preparedness and response, food safety, mental health, mother and child health and public health.

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WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Albania Themistokli Germenji str.
Building 10, Apartment 12, 4th. Floor
Tirana
Tel.: +355 4 2266162
Fax: +355 4 2266163

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health
Bulevardi 'Bajram Curri' nr. 1
Tirana
Tel.: +355 4 2362937, +355 42364663
Fax: +355 4 2362937, +355 42364663
http://www.moh.gov.al

Areas of work

The 2012-2013 priorities in Albania are:
  • Health 2020
  • Health systems strengthening and public health
  • Noncommunicable diseases, health promotion and healthy lifestyles
  • Communicable diseases, health security and environment
  • Health information, evidence, research and innovation
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Data and statistics

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Estimated life expectancy, (World Health Report) (as of 2011)


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Key resource

List of WHO national counterparts

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