Czech Republic

The WHO Country Office, Czech Republic was established in Prague in 1992 in order to assist the Member State in achieving its main public health priorities. The Country Office team, consisting of 2 members, serves as the focal point for WHO activities. The Country Office responds to requests from the host country in order to support policy-making for sustainable health development.

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Day 3 of Environment and Health Conference: Commitments to advance the agenda in Europe

After 3 days of discussions and deliberations, the Sixth Ministerial Conference on Environment and Health drew to a close. The participants took stock of the progress made on environment and health in the WHO European Region, as well as committing the Region to further action, culminating in the signing of the Ostrava Declaration.

WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Czech Republic
Rytířská 31 (3rd Floor)
Prague 1 11000
Tel.: +420 224 267 049

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health
Palackého nám. 4
Prague 2 12801
Tel.: +420 2 24992534, +420 2 24972535

Areas of work

The 2014–2015 priorities for collaboration with Czech Republic are:
  • control and prevention of noncommunicable diseases
  • promotion of health throughout the life-course
  • health systems strengthening
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% of population aged 65+ years

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