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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European Health Information Initiative expands by 7 members at 4th Steering Group Meeting

Georgia, Lithuania, Malta and Portugal are the latest Member States to be welcomed to the European Health Information Initiative alongside new institutional members Public Health England, the European Public Health Association, and the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute.

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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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