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.
Top storyTurkey takes strong action to reduce antibiotic consumption and resistance
Consumption of antibiotics in Turkey is among the highest across the WHO European Region, and antibiotic use is a major driver of antimicrobial resistance (AMR).
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WHO Country Office, Turkey
Turan Güneş Bulvarı Kudüs Caddesi 180 E(Y)
PARK ORAN OFIS fl. 7 ap. 20
Tel.: + 90 312 4961489-90-91
Fax: +90 312 496 1488
WHO Project Office, Gaziantep
22041 Sokak, No:4
Tel.: +90 342 2205378
Ministry of health
Ministry of Health
Mithatpaşa Cad. No 3
Tel.: +90 312 5856701, +90 312 5856666
Fax: +90 312 4339885
Regional Committee"Leaving no one behind is our call to action"
Regional Director addresses the 67th session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe in Budapest, HungaryRead the speech in Turkmen
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Life expectancy at birth, in years (as of 2011)
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