To enhance countries’ capabilities and IHR capacities to prevent, detect and respond to potential pandemics;
To facilitate sharing experiences between countries to identify best practices of security and civilian health collaboration including the form of institutionalization/formalization of these collaborations;
To develop framework for security and civilian health collaboration that focuses on (a) key considerations, b) key technical areas, and c) collaborative frameworks at the national level;
To explore how WHO and partners can support the development (institutionalization/formalization) implementation of a collaborative framework of security to civilian health collaboration at the national level.
Awareness of progress and challenges in security to civilian health collaboration and the strong linkages to IHR (2005) and health security;
Consensus on good practices and implementable next steps for synergizing the sectors` capacities in preventing, detecting, and responding to public health events;
Agreed elements of framework on how to develop a collaborative framework between the security and civilian health sectors at the national level
Developed ideas for supportive activities for the development implementation of a collaborative framework of security to civilian health collaboration at the national level.