Global Health Observatory (GHO) data

International Health Regulations (2005) Monitoring Framework

Under the International Health Regulations (2005) (IHR (2005) all States Parties are required to have or to develop minimum core public health capacities to implement the IHR (2005) effectively. Until 2015 The IHR monitoring process, involved assessing, through a self-assessment questionnaire sent to States Parties, the implementation status of 13 core capacities. Data from 2015 show that States Parties are making good progress on a number of core capacities, notably in the areas of surveillance, zoonotic diseases, response, coordination, laboratory, legislation policy, and risk communication.

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2015 response

65%of all State Parties responded to the monitoring questionnaire in 2015, 127 of the 196 States Parties

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IHR Monitoring Post 2016

4 components are 1) annual reporting, 2) After action review, 3) Exercises and 4) Joint External Evaluation

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During the past 6 years

99%of the 196 States Parties (194) have responded to the monitoring questionnaire at least once

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