Turkey

The WHO Country Office in Turkey was established in 1959 in Ankara. The Office is the focal point for WHO technical cooperation in Turkey. The WHO country team consists of 25 people including experts in the fields of health systems and public health, emergency preparedness and response, noncommunicable diseases, and injuries prevention.

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World Refugee Day: WHO training enables Syrian doctors and nurses to provide health care in Turkey

“We and the Turkish doctors are working like brothers and sisters.” Muhammed Hattab, a Syrian doctor, provides health care to refugees in Turkey thanks to a training programme organized by WHO and the Turkish Ministry of Health with financial support from ECHO. 20 June is World Refugee Day.

WHO/Europe offices

WHO Country Office, Turkey
Turan Güneş Bulvarı Kudüs Caddesi 180 E(Y)
PARK ORAN OFIS fl. 7 ap. 20
Oran
Ankara 06550
Tel.: +90 312 454 1084
Fax: +90 312 496 1488

WHO Project Office, Gaziantep
Gaziantep
Tel.: +90 342 2205378

Ministry of health

Ministry of Health
Mithatpaşa Cad. No 3
Ankara 06434
Tel.: +90 312 5856701, +90 312 5856666
Fax: +90 312 4339885
http://www.saglik.gov.tr

Situation updates: Turkey and northern Syria

Situation update: June 2017 More updates

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Life expectancy at birth, in years (as of 2011)


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