Norway

In Norway, the organizational structure of the health care system is built on the principle of equal access to services: all inhabitants should have the same opportunities to access health services, regardless of social or economic status and geographic location. An updated policy to reduce children’s exposure to advertising practices relating to unhealthy foods has been developed by the Norwegian Government and is now subject to public consultation.

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Member States to reflect on 10 years of progress in public health and set health priorities for Europe at RC69

On 16–19 September 2019, health ministers and high-level representatives of the 53 Member States of the WHO European Region, along with partner organizations and civil society, will gather for the 69th session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe (RC69).

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health and Care Services
Teatergata 9
Postboks 8011 Dep
Oslo 0030
Tel.: +47 22 24 90 90
Fax: +47 22 24 95 75
http://www.regjeringen.no/en/dep/hod.html?id=421

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372

Physicians per 100000 (as of 2011).


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