Emergencies preparedness, response

Publications, technical guidance on Ebola

WHO, together with partners, has developed technical guidance and training materials that can be used by countries to further strengthen their capacities to prepare and respond to disease outbreaks, including Ebola virus disease, in accordance with the IHR (2005) core capacities requirements.


WHO strategic Ebola response plan 2015

The strategic directions for WHO and partners in the Ebola response are: Stop transmission of the Ebola virus in affected countries. Prevent new outbreaks of the Ebola virus in new areas and countries. Safely reactivate essential health services and increase resilience. Fast-track Ebola research and development. Coordinate national and international Ebola response.

Recent publications