Countries participating in GHSA
    updated as of 3 October 2016



GHSA Resources

Download GHSA files & documents, read our Success Stories, and view related websites.

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GHSA Membership

Since GHSA was launched in 2014, more than 50 countries have joined the initiative.

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Action Packages

GHSA Action Packages

Prevent, Detect, Respond - read more about the eleven GHSA Action Packages.

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GHSA News & Updates

Screen capture of the GHSA 2016 video from Rotterdam

Watch the GHSA 2016 Video

Watch the closing video from the GHSA 3rd Ministerial Meeting, held on 12-14 October 2016 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

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White House Blog: A Path to Global Security

World leaders converge to advance the Global Health Security Agenda and accelerate efforts to prevent, detect, respond to disease threats.

Learn more on the White House Fact Sheet about the efforts to advance the Global Health Security Agenda.

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UN representatives meet with local leaders during the Ebola outbreak. Photo courtesy of DEVEX.

The Importance of Unlikely Allies in Pandemic Response

The 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa was unlike anything the world had faced, so it demanded an approach that went beyond the “traditional insular ways” of the United Nations, according to the man who coordinated the U.N. response, Tony Banbury.

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Margaret Chan (left), Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), José Graziano da Silva (center), Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), and Monique Eloit (right), Director General of the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), address journalists on the high-level meetign on antimicrobial resistance. UN Photo/Loey Felipe

WHO Global Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance

Read the Special Issue of the WHO Global Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance newsletter, following the recent high-level meeting on antimicrobial resistance at the UN General Assembly (Adobe Acrobat format, 646 Kb).
Photo courtesy of: UN Photo/Loey Felipe

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Ujjain Kumbh Mela procession. Photo courtesy of US Center for Disease Control.

India: Staying Healthy at "The Biggest Gathering on Earth"

The Hindu pilgrimmage of Kumbh Mela is billed as the "Biggest Gathering on Earth". So how do local health officials tackle 60 million incoming pilgrims without any major public health incidents?

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FELTP fellows and residents investigate outbreaks of disease all over Pakistan, often travelling long distances to the most remote corners. Photo courtesy of US CDC.

Pakistan: Disease Detectives Protect Children

Pakistan’s disease detectives are saving the lives of children by stopping vaccine-preventable diseases like measles, diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, hepatitis B, and Hib disease.

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