WHO/Europe has signed an agreement with the Ministry of Health of Greece to implement the health reform support programme for 2013–2015 in the framework of the Ministry’s health in action initiative. The project’s goal is to ensure better health and well-being for the people of Greece through comprehensive health-system reform.
Top storyWHO opens new Country Office in Greece
WHO and the Greek Ministry of Health inaugurated the new WHO Country Office in Greece. WHO Director-General, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, and the WHO Regional Director for Europe, Dr Zsuzsanna Jakab were present for the official ceremony. The opening of the office reflects recent decisions taken by WHO and Greek leaders to strengthen bilateral cooperation, taking stock from past achievements.
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WHO Country Office, Greece
Ploutarchou 3, third floor
Athens 106 75
Tel.: +30 210 523 5480, +30 210 522 5849
Ministry of health
Ministry of Health
17, Aristotelous Street
Tel.: +30 210 5233798, +30 210 5235819
Fax: +30 210 5239101
Voices of the Region 2018 - Pantelis Leousis, retired musician, Greece, speaks of his experience with the new primary health care unit close to his home.
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