Russian Federation

The WHO Country Office in the Russian Federation was established in December 1998 in Moscow. The original role of the Country Office included coordinating health sector assistance based on WHO’s technical capacity, assisting the Russian health authorities in activities against tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS, and giving support for structural issues linked to essential drugs.

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Countries commit to keep Europe malaria-free

Countries in the WHO European Region at risk of malaria reintroduction – the same countries that signed the 2005 Tashkent Declaration – have reaffirmed their commitment to keep the Region malaria-free.


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WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Russian Federation
9, Leontyevsky Lane
Moscow 125009
Tel.: +7 495 787 2108
Fax: +7 495 787 2119

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health
3, Rakhmanovskiy per., GSP-4
Moscow 127994
Tel.: +7 495 692 3497, +7 495 606 1920
Fax: +7 495 628 5058

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

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