Kyrgyzstan

The WHO Country Office, Kyrgyzstan was set up in 1994. The Office is the focal point for WHO activities in Kyrgyzstan. The country team consists of eight people, including experts on HIV/AIDS, disaster preparedness and response, communicable disease surveillance and response, health systems, and climate change.

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Kyrgyzstan: Implementing the PEN protocol to enhance diabetes diagnosis

The government of Kyrgyzstan aims to ensure full coverage for diabetes patients. To improve early detection of diabetes, health officials chose to implement the WHO PEN protocols – the Package of Essential Noncommunicable Disease Interventions for Primary Health Care in Low-resource Settings.

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WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Kyrgyzstan
160 Chui Avenue
Bishkek 720040
Tel.: +996 312 612677, +996 312 612678
Fax: +996 312 612681

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health
Moskovskaya 148
Bishkek 720040
Tel.: + 996 312 622680
Fax: +996 312 660717
http://www.med.kg

Areas of Work

The 2014–2015 priorities for collaboration with Kyrgyzstan 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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