MBDS has updated regular MBDS XB exchange report from actvie MBDS cross border (XB) sites, MBDS XB Presentation with analysed data and MBDS XB compiled data in MBDS website.
The report describes the total number of cases and death from MBDS prioritized exchange report. Data in th... Read More
14 December 2018 - The Pandemic Influenza Preparedness (PIP) Secretariat is pleased to announce the publication of the final report on implementation of the Partnership Contribution (PC)High-Level Implementation Plan I (HLIP I). It presents the achievements and impact of the work... Read More
The International Health Regulations (IHR (2005)) require 196 States Parties to the IHR to detect, assess, report, and respond to potential public health emergencies of international concern (PHEIC) in a timely manner at all levels of government. Improving collaboration between t... Read More
Influenza pandemics are unpredictable but recognized as recurring events that can have serious consequences on human health and economic well-being worldwide. After an outbreak of Avian Influenza (H5N1) virus in 1997 in poultry in Hong Kong SAR, China, in 2003, the avian and othe... Read More
A simulation for a global pandemic response involving more than 40 countries will take place 4-6 December, 2018, coordinated by the World Health Organization’s Global Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) and by the EOC Network, a global network of health emergency operations centr... Read More
This Weekly Bulletin focuses on selected acute public health emergencies occurring in the WHO African Region. The WHO Health Emergencies Programme is currently monitoring 57 events in the region. This week’s edition covers key new and ongoing events, including:
Ebola virus disea... Read More
Zoom in - contribution to one billion people protected from health emergencies – WHO 13th Global Programme of Work
The WHO 13th General Programme of Work (GPW 13) was adopted by Member States in May 2018. It has three interconnected strategic priorities to ensure healthy lives an... Read More
The Indo-Pacific Centre’s Health Security Corps deployed two Australian volunteers to work with the United Nations (UN) World Health Organization (WHO) in Cambodia as part of Australian Government’s Health Security Initiativefor the Indo-Pacific Region. Stephanie Wheeler worked a... Read More
Addis Ababa, 28 November 2018. Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) released guidance today to improve detection of outbreaks and other public health threats in African Union Member States.
Under the coordina... Read More
The Emergency Management Centre for Animal Health (EMC-AH) Twelfth Steering Committee endorsed the Centre’s new way of working – supporting the implementation of its Strategic Action Plan 2018–2022.
The Steering Committee brought together delegates from over 10 countries and inte... Read More