The Azerbaijan WHO Country Office was established in June 2004 in Baku in order to assist in the implementation of WHO programmes in the country. The role of the WHO Country Office is to respond to requests from Azerbaijan to support policy-making for sustainable health development, taking a holistic health-system approach. The Country Office team consists of six people, including experts in the fields of HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, avian influenza, the International Health Regulations, vaccine preventable diseases and immunizations.Read more
Top storyAzerbaijan preparing for nationwide survey to assess risk factors for NCDs
The STEPwise approach to surveillance (STEPS) survey will take place throughout Azerbaijan and will include 2881 households, covering the majority of districts in the country. STEPS is a WHO-recommended representative study on risk factors of major NCDs.
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WHO Country Office, Azerbaijan
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Ministry of health
Ministry of Health
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Regional Committee"Leaving no one behind is our call to action"
Regional Director addresses the 67th session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe in Budapest, HungaryRead the speech in Turkmen
Data and statistics
Estimated life expectancy. (World Health Report) (as of 2011)Read more