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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WHO strengthens national capacity for tobacco-free environment at the FIFA 2018 World Cup in the Russian Federation

A conference to promote tobacco-free environments at sporting mega-events was held jointly by the WHO Country Office in the Russian Federation and the FIFA 2018 World Cup national organizing committee in Moscow on 28 June 2016.

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

Data and statistics


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

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