WHO/Europe has supported health system development in Estonia since 1991. During the 1990s, it supported health care reform in close collaboration with national authorities and international partners such as the World Bank. WHO is one of the few international agencies with permanent representation in Estonia.

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New course builds “soft skills” for greater health equity and well-being in policy

On 8–10 June 2016, WHO/Europe held the first "flagship" course on Equity in Health in All Policies (eHiAP). The course is designed to build capacity in the "soft skills" needed to bridge policies and sectors to ensure greater health equity and well-being.

WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Estonia
Gonsiori str. 29
Tallinn 10147
Tel.: +372 6269 350
Fax: +372 6269 353

Ministry of health

Ministry of Social Affairs
Gonsiori 29
Tallinn 15027
Tel.: +372 626 9103, +372 626 9107
Fax: +372 699 2209

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Life expectancy at birth, in years (as of 2009)

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