Myanmar TTX. 2019

Region: 
South-East Asia Region
Country: 
Myanmar
Date of exercise: 
8 August 2019 to 9 August 2019
Activity Type: 
TTX
Purpose: 

Aim

To rehearse the incident response of the Myanmar MoHS through a functional command post exercise of a national disease outbreak.

 

Objectives

1.            To exercise the activation, interaction and operation of the MoHS’s Emergency Operations Centers (EOCs) during a simulated outbreak

2.            To identify areas of best practice and for further training and development in the planning, preparedness and readiness of the MOHS for future outbreaks

3.            To review and assess the effectiveness of MOHS’s risk communications processes and arrangements to warn and inform the public during a public health incident 

Status: 
Conducted