Republic of Moldova

The WHO Country Office in the Republic of Moldova was established in 1995, in Chisinau. The original goal was to provide continuous support to health authorities and partners in improving population health through evidence-based, sustainable public health and health care interventions as well as to advice on health in all policies. Over the years the Office has been the focal point for all WHO activities in the Republic of Moldova. In 2011 the WHO Country Office profile was upgraded. The Office is now under the leadership of a WHO Representative/Head of Country Office and is scaling up the level of activities to support national policy development.

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WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Republic of Moldova
Sfatul Tarii Str. 29
Chisinau MD-2012
Tel.: +373 22 83 99 60, +373 22 83 99 61
Fax: +373 22 83 99 70

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health
str. Vasile Alecsandri, 2
Chisinau MD-2009
Tel.: +373 22 26 88 53, + 373 22 26 88 85
Fax: +373 22 26 88 38
http://www.ms.gov.md

Areas of Work

The 2014–2015 priorities for collaboration with Republic of Moldova are:
  • control and prevention of noncommunicable diseases
  • control and prevention of communicable diseases
  • promotion of health throughout the life-course
  • health systems strengthening
  • strengthening preparedness, surveillance and response
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Multimedia

Addressing the noncommunicable diseases in Republic of Moldova

Data and statistics

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

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