Georgia

The WHO Country Office, Georgia was established in 1993 in Tbilisi. The role of a WHO country office is to respond to requests from the host country to support policy-making for sustainable health development, taking a holistic health-system approach. This includes providing guidance, building up local relationships to implement technical cooperation, making standards and agreements, and ensuring that public health measures are coordinated and in place during crises.

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Georgia’s health financing reforms show tangible benefits for the population

Ministers from Georgia meet with WHO/Europe, the World Bank and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Tbilisi to present the findings of a new survey on health care utilization and expenditure.

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WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Georgia
UN House
9 Eristavi St.
Tbilisi 0179
Tel.: +995 32 299 8073
Fax: +995 32 299 8073

Ministry of health

Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs
144, Ak. Tsereteli Ave.
Tbilisi 0119
Tel.: +995 32 2510034, +995 32 2510012
Fax:
http://www.moh.gov.ge

Areas of Work

The 2014–2015 priorities for collaboration with Georgia 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 2010)

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