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 storyOut of conflict, a new life for Syrian health workers in Turkey
March 2018 marks 7 years of the conflict in Syria. The conflict has forced millions of people from their homes, schools and jobs. It has left many injured or disabled, taken their loved ones or destroyed their hope for a peaceful future.
- Investing in the health of Syrians is an investment in the future of Syria, WHO says
- WHO supports Turkey to ensure full immunization of refugee children
- Day 2 of high-level meeting Health Systems Respond to NCDs: Learning from good examples and real-time problem solving in policy labs
WHO Country Office, Turkey
Turan Güneş Bulvarı Kudüs Caddesi 180 E(Y)
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Ministry of health
Ministry of Health
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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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