The WHO Country Office in Tajikistan was established in 1992 in Dushanbe city to provide technical assistance to the Ministry of Health in strengthening of the public health system in the country. The Office is the focal point for WHO activities in Tajikistan. The country team consists of 24 staff members, including 12 experts in the fields of health policy and financing, immunization and surveillance, epidemiology, communicable diseases, disaster preparedness and response, family and community health, nutrition, food safety and food security, mental health and environment and health.Read more
Top storyBreaking the link between disability and exclusion in Tajikistan
Several hundred Tajik people need long-term rehabilitation care following a large poliomyelitis (polio) outbreak in 2010. To support the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of Tajikistan, WHO set up a disability rehabilitation programme in 2013. The programme improves the provision of and access to rehabilitation services for people with disabilities, with a focus on those affected by polio.
- Breaking the link between disability and exclusion in Tajikistan
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- Subregional meeting looks at progress and sustainability of rotavirus surveillance in Europe
WHO Country Office, Tajikistan
UN House 2
37/1 Bokhtar St
Tel.: +992 48 7011479, +992 48 7011473
Fax: +992 48 7011484
Ministry of health
Ministry of Health and Social Protection
69, Shevchenko str.
Tel.: +992 372 217684, +992 372 211835
Fax: +992 372 215507
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Data and statistics
Estimated life expectancy. (World Health Report) (as of 2011)Read more