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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Viewing the Albanian National Health Strategy through the lens of WHO instruments and tools for health policy making

The Albanian Ministry of Health (MoH) has initiated the process of developing a new, intersectoral health strategy (Albanian National Health Strategy – ANHS).

WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Albania
United Nations House
“Skenderbej” Street, Gurten Building, No 6
Tel.: +355 42266162, +355 42266163
Fax: +355 4 2266163

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health and Social Protection
Bulevardi 'Bajram Curri', Nr. 1
Tel.: +355 4 2362937

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

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