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.

Top story

Turkey 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).

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 4961489-90-91
Fax: +90 312 496 1488

WHO Project Office, Gaziantep
Fatih Mahallesi
22041 Sokak, No:4
Şehitkamil, 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

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, Hungary

Read the speech in Turkmen

Data and statistics

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


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