Strengthening health security by implementing the International Health Regulations (2005)

Guide for public health emergency contingency planning at designated points of entry


Publication details

Number of pages: 59
Publication date: 2012
Languages: English, Russian
ISBN: 978-92-9061-566-8



This guide was designed to assist WHO Member States, both large and small, to bridge the gap between the legal requirements of the International Health Regulations (2005), or IHR (2005), and the pragmatic readiness and response capacity for public health emergencies at designated points of entry (POE).