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The Review Committee on the Role of the International Health Regulations (2005) in the Ebola Outbreak and Response

December 9, 2015 - December 11, 2015

The Review Committee on the Role of the International Health Regulations (2005) in the Ebola Outbreak and Response

Third intersessional meeting
December 9-11, 2015
Geneva, Switzerland

The Review Committee on the Role of the International Health Regulations (2005) in the Ebola Outbreak and Response is holding its third intersessional meeting December 9-11, 2015 in Geneva.

During the November meeting, the Committee discussed the findings of the three technical subcommittees, began development of preliminary recommendations and discussed the organization and writing of its final report.

The Committee will continue interviewing with key informants and seek input from States Parties, the United Nations and its specialized agencies and other relevant intergovernmental and nongovernmental organizations on their views on how compliance with the IHR can be improved and the support needed to effectively implement the IHR in countries and at all levels of the WHO.

During the December meeting, the Committee will further elaborate on the recommendations and discuss the organization and writing of its final report.

Member States, Intergovernmental Organizations, nongovernmental Organizations as well as the general public will be able to follow an Open Session of the Review Committee live on Friday December 11, 2015 at 12:45. At this time, the Review Committee will present the outcomes of the meeting and the way forward.

Learn more here.

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Start:
December 9, 2015
End:
December 11, 2015
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Venue

Geneva, Switzerland