Revisiting Global Health Security Measures in COVID 19 Pandemic
Keywords:Global Health Security, Global Health Security Agenda, International Health Regulations, Emergency Preparedness
As the world has become a global village with increasing socio-economic interdependence, health, security and stability issues are imposing interrelated global impacts. Thus, activities supporting epidemic and pandemic preparedness are needed to minimize vulnerability to acute public health events. Coordination mechanisms must be pre-established for diagnostics, therapeutics and research as emergencies often lead to competition and shortage of resources. This paper attempts to discuss the available global health security measures at the time of COVID 19 pandemic.
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