Global Alert and Response (GAR)

GAR Information Resources

GAR produces guidelines and manuals on the surveillance and control of epidemic-prone diseases and guidance on how to assess surveillance systems; maps to support public health activities at the district, national, regional and global levels; videos for training health professionals and raising awareness of the diseases and their treatments; software to help analyze and compare data; and databases which track the occurrences of diseases over time.

Highlights

Global Infection Prevention and Control Network (GIPC Network) Launch

WHO Unit on Disease Control in Humanitarian Emergencies - DCE

Natural ventilation design project website launched

Communicable disease alert and response for mass gatherings