Kazakhstan

The Kazakhstan WHO Country Office was established in 1994 in Almaty. It was officially accredited by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in August 2007. Before 2009, the WHO Country Office had two offices: a head office in Astana, the capital, and a sub-office in Almaty. Since 2009, the two offices have been consolidated into one Country Office in Astana. The Country Office is the focal point for WHO activities in Kazakhstan. The country team consists of five people including two experts on mother and child health, reproductive and sexual health, and effects of climate change on health.

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WHO environment and health meeting on the economic costs of asbestos

On 18 and 19 May 2016, Bonn, Germany hosted the WHO international meeting on the economic health costs and impacts that the past and present use of asbestos has on society.

WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Kazakhstan
20, Orynbor str.,
offices 305-306
Astana 010000
Tel.: +7 7172 204706, +881623483092 (direct line)
Fax: +7 7172 204706

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health and Social Development
Orynbor street 8
House of Ministries, Entrance 5
Astana 010000
Tel.: +7 7 172 74 28 51
Fax: +7 7 172 743243
https://www.mzsr.gov.kz

Data and statistics

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Estimated life expectancy at birth, in years (as of 2010)

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