Emergencies preparedness, response


Meeting reports

Governance and Smallpox

Smallpox eradication: Reports of the Secretariat

Each year the Smallpox secretariat reports to WHO’s Governing Bodies (Executive Board and World Health Assembly).

Other publications

WHO historical collection

WHO bulletin

The achievement of global eradication of smallpox

History of international public health


This page links all WHO technical and general information on smallpox.

Institutional Repository for Information Sharing (IRIS)

Did you know that the WHO’s Institutional Repository for Information Sharing (IRIS) contains digital publications of WHO’s published material and technical information on smallpox.