Belarus

The WHO Country Office, Belarus was established in April 1994 in Minsk to support the country in development of its health care system and to advocate public health. The Country Office is the focal point for WHO activities in Belarus. The team consists of five people with three experts in various fields of public health including communicable diseases, health care evaluation and primary health care.

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WHO Regional Director for Europe, Ms Zsuzsanna Jakab, meets with the Minister of Health of Belarus, Dr Vassily Ivanovich Zharko, in Geneva, Switzerland on the sidelines of the Sixty-seventh session of the World Health Assembly

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WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Belarus
Fabriciusa str. 28 (Room 401)
Minsk 220007
Tel.: +375 17 2220419, +375 17 2220445
Fax: +375 17 2262165

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health
39 Myasnikova Street
Minsk 220048
Tel.: +375 17 2226095, +375 17 2226033
Fax: +375 17 2224627
http://minzdrav.gov.by

Areas of work

The 2014–2015 priorities for collaboration with Belarus are:
  • control and prevention of noncommunicable diseases
  • control and prevention of communicable diseases
  • promotion of health throughout the life-course
  • health systems strengthening
  • strengthening of preparedness, surveillance and response
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Data and statistics

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Estimated life expectancy at birth, in years (as of 2009)

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